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Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office searching for escaped inmate

Posted at 7:30 AM, Aug 18, 2018

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office needs your help finding an inmate who escaped custody while returning from a nearby medical facility.

Ronrika Ben Inmate Escaped
Courtesy of the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office Escaped Inmate: Ronrika Ben

Lt. John Mowell says 33-year-old Ronrika Ben escaped around 11:45 Friday night.

Ben is 5’8″ tall and weighs 155 pounds.

He was initially booked on June 20, 2018, on several charges, including domestic abuse battery, violation of protection orders, theft, aggravated criminal damage to property and other charges.


Ronrika Ben Charges
Ronrika Ben Charges

If you see Ben or have information on where he is, call the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337-232-9211 or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 337-232-TIPS.