Spencer Langston, the Missouri man arrested on October 8th for assaulting a Lawrence County deputy, escaped from St. Bernard’s Behavioral Health in Jonesboro earlier today. Langston has several large tattoos including one on the back of his head with the numbers 417. Langston also currently has two black eyes and stitches in his head.

Langston is considered dangerous. He may be headed back to his last known residence in Thayer, Missouri. Langston also has a lengthy arrest history including the most recent Oct 8th arrest on first degree assault charges. If spotted please call local law enforcement.