Hancock Co. Jail Escapee On The Run - WHLT 22 Connecting the Pine Belt

Hancock Co. Jail Escapee On The Run

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BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. - One man is on the loose after Hancock County deputies say two men escaped from jail.

Investigators believe Perry Thomas and Montrell McPherson climbed over fencing at the jail Sunday afternoon.


Mcpherson was located on the side of the road near the jail.


Thomas is still on the run.


According to deputies there were two female accomplices, Rhakeea Lyons and Shondreka Lee who were prepared to pick the men up in a vehicle.


One accomplice was apprehended near the Mississippi-Louisiana state line.

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