2 Arkansas Escapees, Jason Brown, Geronimo Espericueta, Found in New Mexico
Little Rock, AR (STL.News) – A large-scale manhunt began on May 30 in search for two inmates who escaped the Pulaski County Regional Detention Facility. Earlier that morning Jason Brown, who was a state inmate, and Geronimo Espericueta, who was a federal inmate, reportedly broke a hatch and tore through the ceiling near the shower stalls. They were reported missing by jail authorities at 2:15 a.m. Thursday. The Eastern Arkansas Fugitive Task Force (EATF) responded to the jail facility to begin their investigation by checking phone records, commissary records, conducted interviews of inmates and coordinated with other law enforcement agencies.