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Escapee on the run

(Thomas Co. jail) (Thomas Co. jail)

Thomas County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a jail inmate they say escaped and is on the run.

Authorities confirmed that Charles Linwood Nix ran away from the Thomas County Jail around 7:15 Tuesday morning.

He is a white male, 35 years old, 5' 8", and weighs 145 lbs.

Thomas County Sheriff Stephen Jones said Nix was a suspect in a child molestation case.

Nix was last seen wearing an all-white jail uniform. 

Anyone with information is asked to call 229-225-3300 or 229-225-4151.

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