St. Mary Parish: Three of four escaped inmates apprehended; Four arrested for assisting

With assistance from the local agencies, one of the escapees, 40-year-old William Deans was located in Morgan City, LA, during the early morning hours of Monday.  Two other inmates, 28-year-old Jamie Scarbrough and 18-year-old Tanner Scarbrough were located and apprehended by the Picayune Police Department in Picayune, Mississippi. They remain there, awaiting extradition. The Sheriff’s Office will continue its pursuit of the remaining escapee 24-year-old Elias Todd. The department has numerous leads and asks the citizens to continue to send its tips via the Sheriff’s social media sites or by telephone.

In addition, the following subjects were arrested as a result of the investigation:

  • 26-year-old Brooke Mcmanus on the charge of assisting escape
  • 49-year-old Bonita Federer on the charge of assisting escape
  • 22-year-old Brandon Collier on the charge of assisting escape
  • 37-year-old William Haff on the charge of assisting escape

Sheriff Anslum wishes to thank all the law enforcement agencies who assisted in this effort.  In addition the Sheriff thanks the citizens of St. Mary Parish who provided numerous tips that assisted in the capture of the inmates.