Inmate with Lee County ties escapes in South Mississippi

Daryl Ashby | Photo: MDOC

The hunt continues for a South Mississippi jail escapee with Lee County ties.

Posted: Apr 20, 2018 2:08 PM

JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The hunt continues for a South Mississippi jail escapee with Lee County ties.

According to the Mississippi Department of Corrections, 48-year-old Daryl Ashby escaped supervision. The alert was issued by MDOC on Thursday, April 19.

He is currently wanted by MDOC.

Ashby was sentenced in Lee County to five years, two years to serve with three years probation for possession of a counterfeit instrument.

He was assigned to the Hinds County Restitution Center.

Contact MDOC at 662-745-6611 if you see Ashby or know of his whereabouts.

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