Assumption Parish escaped inmate back in custody

Assumption Parish escaped inmate back in custody
Felicia Daigle (Source: Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office)

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.

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