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Allen Parish deputies searching for two escaped ICE detainees

Posted at 6:01 AM, Aug 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-27 09:08:58-04

The Allen Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for helping in locating two ICE detainees who escaped from the parish facility.

Deputies say the two men escaped from the facility on Monday night. The Sheriff's Office did not say how the two managed to escape.

The two men have been identified as 40-year-old Urdel Rodrigues-Marques and 25-year-old Selvin Ponce-Maridiega.

Rodrigues-Marques is described as being 5'09', 181 pounds with black hair, brown eyes and a medium complexion. Ponce-Maridiega is described as having black hair and brown eyes.

Both men were last seen wearing dark blue scrubs.

Anyone who sees the men is asked not to approach them. Call the Allen Parish Sheriff's Office or 911.