UPDATE: Two Morehouse prison escapees captured in Texas


UPDATE: MOREHOUSE PARISH, La. — Both men who escaped from the Morehouse Parish Detention Center have been captured.

According to the Sheriff’s Office’s Facebook page, both Antoine Massey and Treg Westley were arrested Monday afternoon in Lancaster, Texas.

Both are in custody at the Tri City Jail in Desoto, Texas and are awaiting extradition back to Louisiana.

ORIGINAL: MOREHOUSE PARISH, La. — The Morehouse Parish Sheriff’s Office is searching for two escaped inmates from the Morehouse Parish Detention Center.

According to the Sheriff’s Office’s Facebook page, 27-year-old Antoine Massey and 35-year-old Treg Westley escaped from the facility at approximately 10:15 AM on Monday, August 26.

Deputies do not believe the pair is in the immediate area of the facility at this time and they are not considered to be armed.


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