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Man arrested for allegedly robbing a man and kidnapping woman

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DEVILLE , La. (KALB News Channel 5 ) – A man has been arrested for allegedly robbing a man and kidnapping a woman.

According to Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office, Jonathan David Poulin, 21, of Pineville was arrested on Friday for one count of armed robbery, one count of aggravated kidnapping and two counts of theft.

Detectives from the Deville Sub-station were dispatched to a residence in Deville in reference to a kidnapping. Detectives said they discovered Poulin had robbed a man at gun point, then took a female acquaintance of his hostage. He forced her to drive her vehicle to her residence; he then left the woman and took her car.

The woman then ran to a neighbor's and called RPSO.

Through the investigation, detectives discovered that Poulin was in the Rifle Range Road area of Deville.

Law enforcement flooded the area and took Poulin into custody. The firearm was said to be located on Poulin.

He was transported to Rapides Parish Detention Center. Detectives say more charges could follow.

The investigation is ongoing.

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