Murder suspect, 3 other inmates escape after car pulls up to Georgia jail

Four inmates escaped custody from a jail in central Georgia on Monday, authorities said. One was being held on a murder charge.The men, identified as 52-year-old Joey Fournier, 24-year-old Marc Kerry Anderson, 37-year-old Johnifer Dernard Barnwell and 29-year-old Chavis Demaryo Stokes, fled from the Bibb County Detention Center early Monday by climbing out of a damaged window in a day room and then passing through a cut fence. A blue Dodge Challenger pulled up to the spot and proceeded to help all four inmates escape at 3 a.m. ET. The jail is located in Macon, a city about 80 miles southeast of Atlanta.

Fornier was being held at the jail for murder, Anderson was being held for aggravated assault, Barnwell was being detained for the United States Marshals and Stokes was detained for possession of a firearm and drug trafficking, the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office wrote on Facebook.