Thomasville - Donald Ludington was arrested for making methampetamines and car theft in Tift County. After threatening suicide he was taken to Southwestern state hospital in Thomasville.
Late Sunday night, while smoking in an unsecured area, he escaped. Investigator Pascal Autrey says, "He is a threat, if anybody has any information, they can contact us or a local agency. He is considered dangerous right now to himself and to others."
Investigators believe Ludington stole a Fed-Ex truck after leaving the hospital.