Update on the escaped inmate Jeremy Barnett! We’ve been unable to locate Barnett today and believe he has left the area! Should you come in contact with him we urge you not approach rather contact the Desha County Sherriff or McGehee Police Department or any law enforcement officer! McGehee Police Department 870-222-3636
(Original Story ) Jeremy Lynn Barnett 40 yr. old white male of Ark City walked away from McGehee Criminal Justice Facility at 9:29 a.m. this morning while on rec. Barnett is 5’9″ 160 pounds with hazel eyes and brown hair. Barnett was being held on a parole violation awaiting bed space at ADC. He is not believed to be armed but should be considered dangerous. ADC tracking Unit is on the scene and have recovered his jail clothes and officers are searching the area at this time. It is believed that Barnett is attempting to leave the area. Updates will be forwarded as information becomes available.