Deputy: Missing Ark. inmate may be in Missouri
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) - Authorities in Garland County say an inmate who escaped the county jail may be hiding out in Missouri.
The Garland County Sheriff's Office says authorities received a tip that Derrick Estell may have headed to Dallas County, Missouri, after the jailbreak July 28.
Surveillance video released by the sheriff's office showed Estell leaping through a small window in the lobby area, then sprinting across a parking lot when he was picked up someone in a waiting car.
The sheriff's office said Monday that authorities in Missouri are working to confirm tips that Estell is in their area, but no arrest has been made.
Estell is a state prisoner who was in Garland County for a court appearance. He was serving sentences from Garland, Grant and Pulaski counties.Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.