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Fugitives wanted by Louisiana police arrested in upstate NY

WALLKILL, N.Y. (AP) — Police in the Hudson Valley say they’ve arrested two fugitives from Louisiana, one who was wanted on a second-degree murder charge.

Mount Hope police officers received a report of a suspicious couple looking into cars outside Otisville on Wednesday afternoon. The Times Herald-Record reports the two were identified as 33-year-old Kristan Broussard and 30-year-old Ursula Bourque, both of whom are wanted by police in Louisiana.

Broussard was wanted on a second-degree murder charge, while Bourque was wanted on a parole violation.

Police announced the details of the arrest Wednesday afternoon at the state police barracks in Wallkill. Broussard and Bourque are awaiting extradition to the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Associated Press

Associated Press

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