FLORENCE, AL — Casey Cole White’s escape from an Alabama prison has been a hotly debated affair after the prime murder suspect was essentially evicted from the facility by his assistant director of corrections. The two have since been on the run, and new reports say tattoos Casey White has put on his body point to ties to a white supremacist prison gang.
Casey White, 38 – who admitted to killing a 58-year-old woman – was seen on a surveillance video on April 29 being escorted from Lauderdale County prison in Florence by Vicky White, 56 – with whom he does not share a relationship – indicating that his escape was well planned in advance.
On Thursday, the U.S. Marshals Service — which is leading the search for Casey White — released photos of the 6-foot-9-inch, 330-pound missing fugitive with numerous tattoos that showed an affiliation with a white supremacist prison gang known as the Southern Brotherhood. .
In addition, the Marshals Service also released a photo of Vicky White with her normal blonde hair Photoshopped to look brown, in case she dyed it to avoid being recognized by authorities.
Casey was originally charged with manslaughter in September 2020 after it was alleged that he stabbed Connie Ridgeway to death; at the time of his incarceration, he was serving a 75-year sentence in connection with a series of crimes he committed in 2015, including domestic burglary and carjacking.
Casey and Vicky – who had been a prosecutor for 17 years – reportedly had a… “special relationship” for about two years before finally helping him escape. The two left the Lauderdale County Jail on the pretext that Vicky Casey was for a… “mental health assessment”, but instead the two fled and have not been seen since.
Just a month before the jailbreak, Vicky is said to have sold her house for about $100,000 and withdrawn all of her money from the bank. Authorities say the pair — who may be traveling in a 2007 orange Ford Edge, which Vicky recently bought — should be considered. “armed and dangerous,” and can pack an AR-15 rifle, pistols, and a shotgun.