Assumption Parish deputies arrest man accused in kidnapping

ASSUMPTION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - Deputies with the Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a man accused of kicking in a woman's door and attacking her.

George Leblanc, 38, was arrested on charges of home invasion, simple kidnapping, simple robbery, domestic abuse battery, violation of a protective order, theft of a motor vehicle, criminal damage to property.

According to APSO, deputies were called out to a home in Belle Rose around 2 a.m. Saturday where witnesses said Leblanc kicked in the door and started to punch a woman in the face and kick her once she had fallen.

Deputies say Leblanc is also accused of took $300 in cash from her wallet before dragging the victim to a car and driving all the way to Donaldsonville with her still inside. The victim eventually jumped out of the moving car and ran to a friend's car to get help.

Leblanc was booked in the Ascension Parish Detention Center on Saturday and will be transported to the Assumption Parish Detention Center. His bond has not been set yet.

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