Inmate walks off from facility
POSTED: Tuesday, September 20, 2011 - 11:42am
UPDATED: Tuesday, September 20, 2011 - 11:42am
BATON ROUGE, LA. (NBC33) — Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Deputies are looking for 18 year old Marcus Dupuis who walked away from minimal security work release facility while other work release residents were being escorted out to work assignments early Thursday morning.
Dupuis was serving a five year sentence for marijuana possession charges and had been in custody for the past 6 months. Investigators do not think Dupuis is dangerous or armed.
Dupuis is originally from Lafayette and investigators believe he is still in the Acadiana Area. The Sheriff's Office is asking anyone who may know where Dupuis is to call Crime Stoppers at (225)232-8477 (tips).