Relative turns in escaped inmate
East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff’s deputies apprehended a missing work release inmate Wednesday morning after he walked off a job Monday, a sheriff’s spokeswoman said.
Johnathan Kemon Brumfield, 22, was found at a relative’s house after the relative called authorities, Casey Rayborn Hicks said in a news release.
Brumfield was booked with simple escape at Parish Prison, Hicks said. He was originally in Parish Prison for theft over $500.
Brumfield had walked away from his job on Coursey Boulevard, Hicks said.
Authorities book 2 on DWI suspicion
Authorities arrested at least two people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into Parish Prison between 2:30 p.m. Tuesday and 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, booking records show.
Those booked and the counts against them:
- Cameron Galatas, 21, 5405 Arialo Drive, second-offense DWI.
- Misty Killcrease, 33, 23217 Joe May Road, Denham Springs, first-offense DWI, improper lane usage, no proof of insurance, and driver’s license suspended or revoked.
Compiled from staff reports. To talk to a crime reporter at The Advocate, call (225) 388-0369.