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Escaped inmate Casey White may try suicide by cop: former lawyer

The previous lawyer for escaped Alabama convict Casey Cole White fears his outdated consumer may try suicide by cop — saying the should-be-inmate suffers from extreme psychological sickness and habit points.

Dale Bryant, who represented White in his crime spree in 2015, stated his ex-client “wished to die” after being arrested.

“He was making an attempt to get the officers to shoot him and that’s type of my concern, how this case goes to finish,” he told local news station WAFF.

Now, Bryant fears “Casey might attempt to shoot [cops] to attempt to get them to shoot him.”

“I wish to say in his interview after his arrest and in my conversations with him, he wished to die that day,” the lawyer added.

The convicted killer, who fled the Lauderdale County jail April 29 with former assistant director of corrections Vicky White, 56, “suffers from a psychological sickness,” his former legal professional stated.

“When he’s on treatment and in a supervised setting… he’s an honest particular person,” Bryant advised the station. “When he will get out of incarceration, he’s unable to remain on his treatment and he even self medicates by smoking methamphetamine or taking different unlawful substances.”

Surveillance camera stills of fugitive prisoner Casey White.
Casey White might attempt to entice legislation enforcement to kill him in a shootout, his former lawyer stated.
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The lawyer stated Casey White as soon as admitted to him that he can’t perform exterior a jail setting.

He couldn’t recall the homicide suspect’s actual psychological sickness analysis however thinks it is likely to be schizophrenia.

White as soon as developed a detailed relationship with jail staff in a unique Alabama county — lengthy earlier than he allegedly escaped jail and went on the run the previous jail guard.

Former assistant director of corrections Vicky White work photo.
Former assistant director of corrections Vicky White disappeared with White after telling co-workers she was bringing him to a psychological well being analysis on the courthouse.
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Lauderdale County Sheriff Rick Singleton has known as their relationship a “jailhouse romance,” and the 2 are believed to be on the run collectively.

Vicky White had advised co-workers she was bringing Casey to a psychological well being analysis on the courthouse however there was by no means an appointment scheduled. 

As an alternative, she ditched the police cruiser she was driving and is believed to have fled with Casey in a 2007 orange Ford Edge someday early that day. She had not too long ago submitted her retirement papers and bought her house in Lexington.

Screenshot of Vicky White.
Vicky White had not too long ago submitted her retirement papers and bought her house in Lexington.

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