UPDATE: Columbia County Sheriff LeRoy Martin has issued a statement saying the four escaped inmates have all been captured and are in custody.
A search is underway after four inmates escaped the Columbia County Detention Facility according to Sheriff LeRoy Martin.
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). They are believed to be in two vehicles with tag numbers AR 929 ZER, described as a gold Ford Escape, and AR AEP 12K, described as a white Toyota Corolla.
They are considered armed and dangerous and are believed to be in vehicles, and not on foot.
If you have any information or see any of the inmates, please contact Columbia County Dispatch at (870) 234-5655 immediately.
They are considered armed and dangerous. Do not attempt to approach them if seen.