– According to the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, Spencer Langston, 28, escaped the St. Bernards Behavioral Health in Jonesboro Tuesday.

On October 9th, Langston was arrested on suspicion of first-degree battery after he allegedly assaulted a Lawrence County deputy during an arrest. Deputies say Langston has an identifying tattoo with the numbers 417 covering the back of his head. They also believe he has two black eyes and stitches in his head.

Spencer Langston, 28

Authorities say Langston should be considered a “violent offender.”

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Spencer Langston, please contact your local authorities.