CAUGHT: Work release inmate escapes in West Feliciana Parish

CAUGHT: Work release inmate escapes in West Feliciana Parish
Lamario Patterson (Source: West Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office)

ST. FRANCISVILLE, LA (WAFB) - A work release inmate who escaped custody Wednesday night has been captured, according to authorities.

The West Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s Office reported Lamario Patterson, who is in his 30s, escaped from West Feliciana Work Release in St. Francisville around 10:30 p.m.

Around 10 a.m., officials reported he had been caught. Details of the capture were not given.

The facility where he escaped is located off West Feliciana Parkway, between the Sports Park and Animal Shelter.

Officials added Patterson was wearing leg restraints and handcuffs at the time of his escape.

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