On Sunday, June 9, 2019, Oakdale Police Department responded to a call of a suspicious group of men at Circle K. Officers made contact with Kelman Bejarano-Batiz and Wilmer Ramirez-Espana.
Both subjects were detained after a struggle. Officers were informed that they had escaped the Prison Facility in Pine Prairie, LA.
While detaining subjects Moises Isai Montoya walked up.
After interviewing Mr. Montoya Officers learned he was there to pick up Mr. Batiz and Mr. Espana.
Mr. Batiz was transported to the Hospital and will be released back to GEO, Mr. Espana was brought to Oakdale City Jail then released to GEO and Mr. Montoya is booked into Oakdale City Jail for Assisting Escape.
The Oakdale Police thanks Deputy Richard and Evangeline Parish. Pine Prairie Police, State Police, and especially the employee at Circle K for assisti