Authorities capture escaped St. Helena inmate
UPDATE: Christopher Brewer has been apprehended and will now be charged with simple escape along with his previous charges.
ST. HELENA PARISH - Deputies in St. Helena Parish are searching for an escaped inmate.
Chris Brewer escaped the St. Helena Parish Jail at approximately 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. Brewer is 5'6'', weighs 150lbs, and has blonde hair and blue eyes.
According to authorities, Brewer has a tattoo of a bird under his right eye. The tattoo is not shown in the photos. He was last seen in a light gray tank top and gray jogging pants that were cut off below the knees.
Anyone with information about the escaped inmate should call 225-222-4413.
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