Louisiana man arrested for helping transport escaped Pike County - WGEM.com: Quincy News, Weather, Sports, and Radio

Louisiana man arrested for helping transport escaped Pike County inmates

Posted:
LOUISIANA, Mo. (WGEM) -

A Louisiana, Missouri man has been arrested in connection with the escape of three of five inmates from the Pike County Jail in Bowling Green.

Pike County Sheriff Stephen Korte says that Tordale D. Chatman, 30, of Louisiana, was arrested and charged with three counts of hindering prosecution for allegedly helping Jason Darnell, Jacob Darnell and Emanuel Chatman for providing transportation from Bowling Green to Jefferson City, Missouri.

The three inmates were found in Oklahoma, while Joseph A. Verive was taken back into custody Monday in Pike County, Missouri. Officers continue to search for William John Thomas Wilkerson Jr., of Florissant.

Any one seeing Wilkerson or having knowledge of his whereabouts should call their nearest law enforcement agency or the Pike County Sheriff's Office at 573-324-3202.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WGEM. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Kathy Woodworth at 217-228-6617. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.