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Sheriff’s office searching for escaped inmate


Lonoke County Sheriff’s deputies, with the assistance of the Arkansas State Police and other local agencies, are conducting a search for an inmate who fled the Detention Facility in Lonoke.

The search is being conducted for Micah Lance Edwards, 22, of Cabot.

Edwards fled the Detention Facility around 7:02 p.m. Edwards was being held for misdemeanor offenses from Ward Police Department and Springdale Police Department.

Edwards, who is a white male, 6 feet tall, 140 pounds with green eyes and brown hair, is known to frequent the Cabot area.

Although Edwards was not being held for violent offenses, members of the public are asked not to approach him but to notify your local law enforcement agency.

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