Feb 6, 2014 9:14 PM by Dave Fields and Erin Steuber
Breaux Bridge police confirm that prisoner Christopher Paulson escaped from custody at approximately 3:15p.m. this afternoon.
Several law enforcement agencies have confirmed that an alert went out at approximately 7:15p.m. Police are looking for Paulson, 36, who is a white male wearing a red t-shirt, a black cap, blue jeans, and was arrested for possession of stolen items and a violation of a protection order.
Paulson was in the process of being booked at the Breaux Bridge City Police office and had not yet been through the mugshot process.
Paulson is not considered armed and dangerous. If anyone has knowledge of Paulson's whereabouts, please call the Breaux Bridge Police Department.