Mickey Shunick’s killer attempts escape from Angola

Mickey Shunick’s killer attempts escape from Angola
Brandon Scott Lavergne

LOUISIANA (KPLC) - The man who killed Mickey Shunick in Lafayette in 2012 has attempted to escape from prison.

Lafayette station KATC is reporting that Brandon Scott Lavergne attempted to escape on Monday, Oct. 15, but did not make it out of the prison walls.

Lavergne pleaded guilty to killing Shunick and to the 1998 murder of another Lafayette woman, Lisa Pate. He is serving two life sentences.

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