The Madison Parish Louisiana emergency alert system has notified us of the escape of 7 prisoners from the facility in Tallulah. The Sheriff’s Office has confirmed the escapes but is not providing any more details at this time.
The alert went out at 12:09 pm.
Vicksburg Daily News will be monitoring this story and provide more details as they become available. For now, do not pick up hitchhikers and be very aware of your surroundings.