More information released as escapees still sought from Gallia Jail

The license plate and example of what the vehicle escapees from the Gallia County Jail may be driving. Submitted photo.

More information released as escapees still sought from Gallia Jail

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio – Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin has released further information regarding the escapees who fled from the Gallia County Jail in the early morning hours of September 29, 2019.  

Sheriff Champlin states “At this time, I am providing additional details pertaining to each of the escapees and the charges that they were being held for.  

Escapees from Gallia County Jail.

First, Lawrence R. Lee III, charges of Identity Fraud (Felony 5), Obstructing Official Business (Misdemeanor 2), and Assault (Misdemeanor 1).

Second, Christopher M. Clemente, Indictment for Complicity to Trafficking in Drugs (Felony 1), Indictment for Complicity to Trafficking in Drugs (Felony 1.)

Third, Troy R. McDaniel Jr., Failure to Appear from Gallia County Juvenile Court for Non-Support of Dependents.

Finally, Brynn K. Martin, Breaking and Entering (Felony 5), Receiving Stolen Property (Felony 4), Two Counts of Failure to Appear (Felony 4), Escape (Felony 3)

Additionally, law enforcement believes that one or more of the escapees is still operating a 2019 Dodge Charger, Gray in Color which has Ohio Registration HVP8419 and is registered to Christopher M. Clemente.  

Detectives with the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office are continuing to monitor any and all tips that come in to the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office tip line (740-446-6555.)  In addition, tips can be sent via text to 847411.  When texting, please text SOFAST plus your tip information.  

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