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UPDATE: Bunkie suspect captured

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CORRECTION: Please note the CORRECTED bond amount for Drummer of $150,000 as noted below. An earlier version of our online web story incorrectly listed the bond amount. We regret the error.


BUNKIE, La. (KALB News Channel 5 ) - A man wanted by Bunkie police has been captured.

John Drummer turned himself into authorities.  Drummer was wanted on kidnapping and home invasion charges. 

According to police, drummer allegedly forced his way into a home in Bunkie and assaulted a female and a four week old child there. 

He then forced the woman and the child into a vehicle and they left the area.  The victims were later released and treated at a local hospital for injuries.  Drummer's bond is set at $150,000.

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BUNKIE, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - The Bunkie Police Department needs your help finding a suspect involved in a kidnapping and home invasion.

They're looking for John Drummer of Bunkie. Drummer allegedly forced entry into a home and dragged out his ex-girlfriend - and a four week old baby.

Witnesses told police that drummer began beating the victim while forcing her into a car.
this is the fourth such domestic related incident involving drummer.

A manhunt is underway. If you see him call the Bunkie Police Department at (318) 346-2664 or your local law enforcement.

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