UPDATE, escaped inmate has been taken into custody without incident

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Daniel Madrigal

UPDATE – Officers with the Alexandria Police Department located the escapee near Versailles Boulevard. Madrigal was taken into custody without incident and booked into the Rapides Parish Detention Center. Corrections Security Investigators are continuing their investigation and more arrests are probable.


ALEXANDRIA, La. (WNTZ) – Deputies are currently searching the area near Ragan Dr. and Brunyninckx Rd. in reference to a Work Release inmate walk off.

Escapee is Daniel Madrigal-last seen wearing green work release t-shirt / jeans. Initial information is the subject walked away from a work crew that was in the area. Note that Madrigal may have removed his shirt.

He is serving a sentence for aggravated assault and simple robbery.

If anyone has information or has seen this subject, please call 911 or RPSO at 318-473-6700.

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