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Calcasieu Sheriff looking for escaped inmate

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Yesterday at approximately 2:30 p.m. inmate trustee Shane Keith Hilton, 34, walked off of his Calcasieu Correctional Center trustee job on litter detail at Marcantel Rd. and Hwy. 27 in DeQuincy. Hilton qualified to be a trustee due to his non-violent offender status.

Hilton is a white male, 5’ 8” tall, with brown hair worn in a crew cut, and hazel eyes. He has the following tattoos: “Hilton” on his chest; woman in a swimsuit on his back; and a cross on his left hand. He was last seen wearing an orange jumpsuit.

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office has been actively searching for Hilton since being notified he left the detail at 2:30.

If anyone knows of Hilton’s whereabouts, please call the Sheriff’s Office at 491-3605 or 911.



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