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Deputies Apprehend West Baton Rouge Escaped Inmate


St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies apprehended an escaped West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office work release inmate in Amelia this morning. Deputies located the suspect vehicle the escapee was traveling in and initiated a stop. The inmate, 39-year-old Jeremy Blackburn, failed to pull over, lost control of the vehicle, and drove into a ditch on Duhon By Pass Road. Blackburn is in the custody of St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office deputies.

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Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

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