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Corrections deputies foil escape attempt by inmate

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CENTERVILLE, La. (BRPROUD) – An inmate attempted to escape the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center on Sunday morning.

Ultimately the attempt was not successful due to the actions of corrections deputies.

According to the St. Mary’s Parish Sheriff’s Office, “corrections deputies noticed an inmate was not in the area he was assigned to and found him a short time later in the facility.”

The inmate never made it outside of the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center.

“I would like to commend Major Nick Rogers and the corrections deputies for their diligence in executing their duties to bring this attempt to a very quick resolution.”

The St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center is located at 9311 Frontage Rd.