ALEXANDRIA, La. (RPSO) - UPDATE: Two suspects have been arrested who allegedly assisted in McCoy's escape. Akaysious Shante’ Stevenson, 24, and Maikeika Dominique Governor, 26, both of Alexandria, were booked into the Rapides Parish Detention Center for accessory after the fact and obstruction of justice.
WANTED/ESCAPED: Glynn Jerrod McCoy | Photo Source: RPSO
Bonds have not yet been set for either suspect. Stevenson was also arrested in reference to an unrelated contempt of court warrant through the 9th Judicial District Court.
RPSO is still seeking Glyn Jerrod McCoy.
The Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office says that an inmate being detained at the Rapides Detention Center #2 escaped around 10:00 p.m. Sunday night.
According to reports, Glynn Jerrod McCoy, 33, was being detained at the Detention Center on Allison Drive, in reference to serving time related to a previous conviction, as well as in lieu of posting bond on several pre-trial charges.
McCoy was discovered missing following the nightly headcount.
Corrections Security Investigators responded to the scene and initiated their investigation. Members of the U.S. Marshals Violent Offender Task Force are also assisting in the search.
McCoy is described as a black male, 5 feet 7 inches tall, weighs 125 pounds, has black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and jeans.
McCoy has previous convictions for burglary. He was currently being detained on pre-trial charges in reference to possession CDS II, illegal carry of a weapon with drugs, firearm possessed by a felon, armed robbery with a firearm, simple burglary, and home invasion.
McCoy has no prior convictions of violent charges and is not considered dangerous at this time. However, McCoy is considered an escapee and anyone assisting him will be charged accordingly.
If anyone has seen Glynn Jerrod McCoy or has any information as to his whereabouts, you are asked to call the RPSO Main Office at 318-473-6700 or Crime Stoppers at 318-443-7867.
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