Sheriff Jimmy Thomas of Pike County has advised WKEU news that his Investigators have continued to work on the circumstances surrounding the escape of inmate Jason Goolsby.

Stephanie Bell , from Monroe County, has been arrested and charged with aiding the escape of Goolsby. The investigation has shown that Bell traveled to Zebulon and picked up Goolsby a short time after he left his work detail.

This incident continues to be an active investigation and further details will be released when appropriate.