Escaped Inmates Special Alert
UPDATED 1/31/2023 1:08 AM
Rico Rose has been apprehended at this time. All four suspects are accounted for and are in custody.
UPDATED 1/30/2023 8:00 PM
There is a reward for information leading to the apprehension and arrest of Rico Rose. If you have any information, please call Columbia County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch at (870) 234-5655
UPDATED 1/30/2023 4:55 PM
The jailers are recovering from their injuries that were sustained during the inmates' escape.
Meadow Saulsberry and Dariusz Patterson were arrested in Monroe, LA. The only other inmate at large is Rico Rose.
We have also recovered both vehicles.
Nikki Kirkpatrick and Keaton Kirkpatrick were arrested for failure to appear warrants from our county, and other charges will be added upon further investigation.
UPDATED 01/30/2023 11:39 AM
Denickolas Brown is in custody at this time. The other three inmates remain at large.
Four inmates have escaped the Columbia County Detention Facility. They are considered armed and dangerous. They’re in vehicles, not on foot. Please do not approach them.
The escaped inmates have been identified as: Denickolas Brown (32, B/M), Dariusz Patterson 19, B/M), Meadow Saulsberry (19, B/M), and Rico Rose (32, B/M). The vehicles they are driving are AR/929 ZER, described as a gold Ford Escape, and AR/AEP12K, described as a white Toyota Corolla.
If you have any information or see any of the inmates, please contact Columbia County Dispatch at (870) 234-5655 immediately.