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UPDATE: Escaped prisoner from Pine Prairie back in custody

Pine Prairie Escapee
Posted at 4:13 PM, Sep 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-23 00:11:53-04

UPDATE: The Pine Prairie escapee is now back in custody. Sheriff Charles Guillory reports that the inmate was located about three miles away from the facility.

Authorities say the inmate flagged officers down and was unarmed.

At this time there is no record of a criminal background.


EVANGELINE PARISH, La. – Police are asking for help in locating an escapee from a Pine Prairie Correctional Center.

According to the Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office, Konstantin Lavrentev, 27, of Russia, is 5'9" with a light beard.

Do not approach if located, officials say.

If you know the whereabouts of Lavrentev, contact the Sheriff's Office at  337-363-2161.

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