St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office reporting escape event at St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center in Centerville

Update: Deputies are currently searching for the inmate. The inmate has been identified as Jeremy Anthony Perez of 513 Lake Dauterive Rd, New Iberia. Perez is described as a white male 25 years old, 5’11” 143lbs with brown eyes and blonde hair. The inmate was last wearing green colored jail clothing.

Perez was incarcerated at the jail on the following charges:

* Aggravated Flight from an officer
* No license/ driver must be licensed
* Careless operation
* Possession of marijuana
* Possession of drug paraphernalia

Bond was set at $6,750.

If you have any information regarding Perez or his whereabouts, please contact the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office or 911.


The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office is reporting an escape event from the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center in Centerville. We will update you as we receive additional information.

This is the second such event in two weeks after four inmates escaped from the center on Sunday, June 3. They were all apprehended within two days.

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