Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office searches for escaped prisoner

The following is a Press Release from the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office:

The Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office reports the escape of Christopher Brent Miller, 20. Miller is described as a white male, approximately 6'1", weighing 170 pounds, with blonde hair and hazel eyes.

He was being held in the Vernon Parish Jail on burglary and theft charges. Miller was being transported to Leesville City Court by the City Marshall's Office and while en route from the Vernon Parish Jail to City Court, the subject was able to escape from the vehicle that he was being transported in.

This occurred on Wednesday morning at approximately 10:11 a.m. The subject was dressed in an orange jumpsuit at the time of his escape.

Anyone having any information in regards to this subject is asked to contact the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office at 337-238-1311 or Crime Stoppers at 337-239-2233.