Authorities looking for work release inmate who escaped EBR facility over the weekend
BATON ROUGE - An offender escaped a work release facility Sunday and is still on the run.
The sheriff's office says a state inmate escaped a facility in East Baton Rouge Parish sometime over the weekend. Sources said the offender, who was serving time for an aggravated assault charge out of Ouachita Parish, scaled a fence in order to escape.
He had been in the work release program since March.
Criner is described as a black male, approximately 5'9", 170 lbs, with short black hair. He has a tattoo of what appears to be a cross between his eyebrows and multiple tattoos on his neck.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the sheriff's office.
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