ASSUMPTION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - The Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office says the inmate who had escaped while being transported is now back in custody.
30-year-old Felicia Daigle of Napoleonville escaped around 6:30 p.m. Thursday while being transported by Avoyelles Women's Correctional Center, according to Sheriff Mike Waguespack.
Daigle was in custody for several non-violent felonies and not considered armed and dangerous.
The investigation into what happened is ongoing. More information is expected to be released Friday.