Earl Etienne 21115 pic 1, photo courtesy of St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office

The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested 49-year-old Earl Etienne at his home on Russo Milazzo Road after searching for the man for weeks.

Etienne was arrested on a felony warrant for aggravated battery.  He had been sought by authorities since the middle part of February. 

Following his arrest this morning, Etienne was booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center.