Busy times call for preparation in the parish
Some area residents might have faced a bit of a scare on Wednesday when they received word a local inmate had escaped.
Apparently a man serving a sentence for armed robbery got away from the Lincoln Parish Detention Center by getting out of the building and then going over the fence.
This incident was believed to have happened between midnight and 5 a.m. Wednesday. As word of the inmate’s escape spread, some might have feared for their safety as rumors popped up about the potential dangers the man posed.