72°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
7 Day Forecast
Follow our weather team on social media

Work release inmate working at fast food joint apprehended in Harvey after walking off job site

1 year 2 weeks 2 days ago Wednesday, September 04 2019 Sep 4, 2019 September 04, 2019 2:11 PM September 04, 2019 in News
Source: WBRZ

GONZALES – A work release inmate assigned to a job at a fast food restaurant disappeared Sunday.

The inmate, Zacchaesus Tassin, was assigned to the Wendy’s at the Tanger mall. He was an East Baton Rouge work release inmate.

“[He] walked off from his job at the Wendy’s, and management noticed he was missing shortly before contacting the sheriff’s office,” authorities said.

The 18-year-old is wanted for simple escape.

Wednesday morning, Tassin was apprehended at a motel in Harvey, Louisiana. He was booked in to the Jefferson Parish Prison as a fugitive from East Baton Rouge.

*****************

Follow the publisher of this post on Twitter: @treyschmaltz

More News

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Radar
7 Days