1 of 3 south Mississippi jail escapees captured

Covington County Sheriff Darrell Perkins said Dylan Parr, 21, was captured Friday morning in the Hot Coffee area, WDAM-TV in Hattiesburg reports.

Posted: Jan 17, 2020 12:36 PM
Updated: Jan 17, 2020 1:11 PM

COLLINS, Miss. (WTVA) - One of three inmates who escaped from a south Mississippi jail is back in custody.

Covington County Sheriff Darrell Perkins said Dylan Parr, 21, was captured Friday morning in the Hot Coffee area, WDAM-TV in Hattiesburg reports.

Dylan Parr | Source: Covington County Sheriff's Office

Alexander Knight | Source: Covington County Sheriff's Office

Christopher Love | Source: Covington County Sheriff's Office

The two remaining escapees, 32-year-old Alexander Knight and 30-year-old Christopher Love, are still on the run.

The trio escaped from the Covington County jail Wednesday night. Covington County is near Hattiesburg.

Article Comments

Tupelo
Overcast
55° wxIcon
Hi: 59° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 55°
Columbus
Overcast
56° wxIcon
Hi: 56° Lo: 43°
Feels Like: 56°
Oxford
Few Clouds
59° wxIcon
Hi: 58° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 59°
Starkville
Overcast
54° wxIcon
Hi: 54° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 54°
WTVA Radar
WTVA Temperatures
WTVA Severe Weather