Escapee returned to Louisiana from Texas

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A man who escaped a work detail in Vinton last week who was found in Houston, Texas two days later has been returned to Louisiana to face additional charges.

Jamaul LeBleu was transferred from Harris County, Texas on Tuesday by Louisiana probation and parole officers. He was taken to Elayn Hunt Correctional in Baton Rouge on Tuesday evening.

Additional charges of escape and theft are now pending for LeBleu.

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