Search for local fugitive ends in Lake Charles

Nicholas D'ray Ryan
Nicholas D'ray Ryan

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The search has ended for a local fugitive. Nicholas D'ray Ryan was wanted for the crime of aggravated battery. Officers had searched for Ryan since the beginning of December.

On November 11th, 2011 Ryan pled guilty to aggravated 2nd degree battery, amended from attempted 2nd degree murder.

Judge Carter had initially sentenced Ryan to 13 years in prison and allowed Ryan to remain free until he reported to the Calcasieu Correctional Center by 4:00 p.m. on January 2, 2012, providing that he abide by a 12:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. curfew and stay out of trouble.

Ryan he was arrested by the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office on December 2nd, 2011 for 2nd offense possession of marijuana and contraband in a penal institution.

Ryan's bond was set at $4000, and he bonded out later that day before anyone realized that he violated Judge's orders placed upon him from sentencing day. On December 6th Judge Carter issued a pick-up order for Nicholas Ryan for violating orders.

A court date has not been set.

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