Wanted woman arrested in Assumption Parish

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A woman wanted in Morgan City was arrested Monday in Bayou L’Ourse.

Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon said 48-year-old Patricia Lynn Savoie was arrested on a fugitive warrant from Morgan City.

I.C.E. Unit Deputies patrolling the Bayou L’Ourse area near Aristle Road observed a pick up truck commit a traffic violation on Monday evening.

Deputies executed a stop of the vehicle and made contact with the driver now identified as Patricia Lynn Savoie.

Upon running a criminal warrants check, deputies learned that Savoie was a wanted fugitive from Morgan City.

Patricia Lynn Savoie was arrested and booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on the fugitive warrant.

Savoie was transferred to that jurisdiction to face those charges.

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