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SABINE PARISH, La. (KTBS) -

A Sabine Parish mans has died from an apparent suicide at the Sabine Parish Detention Center.

Authorities say Patrick J. Strickland, 41, of Many was arrested by the Louisiana State Police SatrudayJanuary 25, and booked into the Sabine Parish Detention Center for operating a vehicle while intoxicated (4th offense), possession of Schedule IV CDS, resisting an officer, possession of an alcoholic beverage in a motor vehicle and proper equipment required on a vehicle. 

In the early morning hours of Sunday, January 26, Strickland was found dead with a sheet around his neck in an apparent suicide.

Sabine Parish Detention Center Warden, Joe Dewil Jr. says that although the case is under investigation, no foul play is suspected because Strickland had been locked down in his cell alone since he had been booked.

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