Allen authorities looking for escaped inmate

OBERLIN, LA (KPLC) - Allen Parish authorities are looking for an inmate who escaped from the Allen Parish Jail in Oberlin on Tuesday.

Authorities said Jonathan Kyle Courville, 23, a white male, has warrants from Jeff Davis Parish for simple burglary and theft. He reportedly escaped while he was awaiting transport.

Authorities said he was wearing a white T-shirt and jeans. He was also handcuffed.

Authorities say Courville is not considered dangerous. Officers are patrolling and looking for him now.

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