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Ohio fugitive and convicted sex offender arrested in Summers County

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 TALCOTT (WVVA)- A wanted fugitive and convicted sex offender out of Ohio was arrested in Summers County on Monday night.

According to Summers County Deputies, Louis George Garcia, 29, was arrested around 11:30 PM..

The arrest was made after a two day search. On Sunday, Deputy Timothy Adkins got a tip that there was a wanted man on Dock Fox Road in Talcott.

With the help of Deputy Jason Farmer, The Sheriff's Office found Garcia sleeping on a beach on Dock Fox Falls, off of Dock Fox Road.

He's wanted for escape of parole and failure to register as a sex offender.

Garcia is being held in Southern Regional Jail, awaiting extradition back to Ohio.

Summers County Deputies say they want to thank the public for their assistance in this case. 

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