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Fugitive arrested in hit and run accident

3 years 5 months 3 weeks ago April 01, 2013 Apr 1, 2013 Monday, April 01 2013 April 01, 2013 1:13 PM in News
Source: Walker Police Dept.
By: Brian Waldrep

Walker- A fugitive from Georgia wanted in a hit and run accident in Livingston Parish, is now under arrest.

The accident happened Sunday evening at the intersection of Walker South Road and Florida Boulevard.

Police say Powell admitted to drinking before the accident, then took off and hid in a wooded area because he was scared.

Three people, including one child, were injured in the accident.

Powell remains in the Livingston Parish jail on charges of DWI and Hit and Run.

His bond is set at $1,899.




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