MDOC inmate escapes - - Jackson, MS

MDOC inmate escapes

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - A Mississippi Department of Corrections inmate walked away from the Restitution Center on Gallatin Street and now Jackson police and Hinds County deputies are helping MDOC officers search for him. 

Twenty four year old Eddie Charles Milligan is about 5-feet, 7-inches tall and weighs 160 pounds. He was last seen in the Lynch and Newton Street areas wearing a blue jump suit. 

An unidentified Jackson police officer suffered minor injuries during the search. He was taken to U-M-C for treatment. 

Milligan was serving time for a burglary conviction in Forrest County. Contact MDOC or police if you know where Milligan can be located. 

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