Authorities in Evangeline Parish are warning the general public to avoid a Russian who escaped from a local detention center.
According to a KLFY report, Konstantin Lavrentev, 27, is at large after jumping a fence and disappearing into the woods behind the Pine Prarie Detention Center in Evangeline Parish.
Detectives are searching for Lavrentev and are warning the public not to approach the fugitive if found.
We’ve set up a parameter and are actively searching the area. Please do not approach if you are.
Public Information Officer Monica Reed says Lavrentev is 5’9, weighs 175 pounds and is of Russian descent.
Anyone who sees someone matching their description should call 911 or the local sheriff’s office at 337-363-2161.
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