Deputies continue to search for escaped inmate out of St. Mary Parish

Posted at 11:28 PM, Jun 16, 2018

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s deputies are continuing to search for an inmate who escaped from the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center in Centerville on Friday.

This marks the second jailbreak in two weeks at the prison. For our previous story, click here.

Jeremy Perez, 25, of New Iberia, was being held on one count of aggravated flight from an officer, one count of no driver’s license, one count of careless operation, one count of possession of marijuana and one count of drug paraphernalia. 

As of Saturday evening, Perez is wanted on one count of simple escape. 

If you have any information about Perez or his whereabouts, contact the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337-828-1960 or 985-384-1622.