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Authorities searching for escaped inmates

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Posted: Feb 3, 2014 10:41 AM by Russell Jones
Updated: Feb 4, 2014 8:43 AM
Source: WBRZ

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Topics: escaped inmates, st. mary parish, centerville, christopher horton, joshua folks

CENTERVILLE - Sheriff's deputies in St. Mary Parish released photos of two inmates they said escaped from parish custody in Centerville.

A department spokesperson said Christopher Horton, 28, and Joshua Folks, 36, should be considered dangerous. They said Horton had been arrested for second degree murder and arson, while Folks had been arrested for theft and aggravated escape. Both were awaiting trial.

The spokesperson said Horton and Folks were discovered missing early Monday morning.

Horton is described as a 28 year old white male, 5'11" tall, with blond hair and brown eyes. Folks is described as a 36 year old white male, 5'9" tall with brown hair and blue eyes, with tattoos on both shoulders: a script tattoo of the name "Robin" on his upper left arm, and tattoos of the Celtics and Patriots logos on his upper right arm.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of these two inmates should call 985-384-1622 or 337-828-1960.

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