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Authorities searching for two Prentiss County escaped inmates

Source: WTVA Source: WTVA
BOONEVILLE, Miss. (AP) -

 Prentiss County authorities are searching for a pair of men who escaped from the Prentiss County Detention Center early Christmas Day.

Sheriff Randy Tolar says Dustin Shook and Chad Strange slipped away before daybreak.

Shook is around 6'1" tall and weighs 140 pounds with brown hair.

Strange is 5'6" tall, around 150 pounds and has multiple tattoos on his neck and forehead area.

WTVA reports that authorities consider Strange as dangerous and he was being held on robbery charges. He was awaiting a court appearance before he escaped. Shook was being held for Drug Court.

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