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Berrien County authorities search for escaped inmate

By Kimberly Page - bio | email

BERRIEN COUNTY, GA (WALB) – Berrien County authorities are looking for an escaped inmate.

They tell us around six o'clock Thursday night, 36-year-old Leon Horace Shank, Jr. jumped over a wall that had razor wire on top in the yard behind the jail.

K-9's tracked down his jail uniform.  Authorities think Shank headed north on Nashville Enigma Highway.

He's white, 5'7" tall and 135 lbs. If you see him, call 911.

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