Detectives looking for escaped inmate
BATON ROUGE - Detectives with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office are looking for an inmate who left his work release job yesterday evening.
Deputies said 24-year-old Damarkius Spears, a Department of Corrections inmate, was last seen by an 84 Lumber employee yesterday evening at his work release job at 8675 S. Choctaw Dr. He was wearing a black shirt, black pants and brown boots at the time.
According to EBRSO, any escaped inmate should be considered dangerous and not approached by residents.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Spears is urged to contact the sheriff's office at (225) 389-5000.