UPDATE: 8/29/2020 8:40 pm: Muleshoe Police Department officials have announced that the escaped fugitive has been captured by law enforcement and is now BACK IN CUSTODY.
Bailey County officials are asking for the public’s help in locating an escaped inmate from the Bailey County Jail.
The inmate has been identified as Mark Lucio, he escaped from custody at approximately 9:45 am Saturday morning. He is described as 5′ 9″ tall weighing approximately 170 pounds, he also several tattoos and is bald according to law enforcement. It is believed that he fled the Bailey County and Muleshoe area in a black Chevrolet Impala.
According to an update from the Muleshoe Police Department, federal authorities are investigating several leads with the assistance of various law enforcement agencies searching the area in a concentrated effort.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of this individual is asked to contact your local authorities or the Muleshoe Police Department at 806-272-4569