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Drug suspects escapes police custody

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YAZOO CITY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A Jackson man considered armed and dangerous is on the run. 26 year old Brandon Jernigan was arrested in Yazoo City Wednesday night on drug charges. He was then transported to Kings Daughters Hospital where he escaped from an officer.

Jernigan will be charged as a convicted felon with a weapon in addition to felony escape and drug charges according to Yazoo City investigators. According to Yazoo authorities Jernigan is also wanted in Jackson for armed robbery charges.

He weighs about 165 pounds and is 5'7" tall. Police say he has a tattoo of a heart on his upper left arm, lil B on his right forearm and Gregory on his neck.

If you have any information call Yazoo City Crimestoppers at 1-662-746-tips or 662-746-1131.

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