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      Arkansas deputies searching for escaped inmate

      OZARK, Ark. (AP) - Authorities in a northwest Arkansas county are searching for an inmate they say escaped from a jail over the weekend.

      Television station KHOG in Fayetteville reports (http://bit.ly/1png8Jz ) the Franklin County sheriff says police are looking for Toby Tygart.

      The county's sheriff says Tygart walked away from a jail on Sunday afternoon. Tygart is from Logan County, which is in western Arkansas.

      Anyone with information about Tygart's whereabouts is asked to immediately contact police.

      Information from: KHOG-TV, http://www.4029tv.com

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