LAKE CHARLES - An inmate working as part of a work release program simply walked away from a Lake Charles restaurant Saturday. Deputies found and arrested him on Monday morning.
According to a Beauregard Parish Sheriff’s Office spokesperson, Jonathan Ashcraft left the fast food restaurant on Nelson Road where he was working as part of a Southwest Transitional Work Release program.
His photo and description were released late Sunday. On Monday, he was found by a DeQuincy police officer and taken into custody.
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