George County officials are searching for an inmate who escaped Saturday night.
Eugene Lavon Robinson, 38, escaped from the George County jail around 7:30 p.m., stole a truck and fled the facility in an unknown direction, said a Facebook post from the George County Sheriff’s Office.
Robinson is serving a 30-year sentence for armed robbery.
He was last seen wearing black-and-white prison stripes and driving a champagne-colored 2000 GMC Sonoma extended cab pickup truck with a Green County license plate, officials said.
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For anyone who has seen Robinson or has any information on his whereabouts, contact the George County Sheriff’s Office at 601-947-9156 or MS Coast Crime Stoppers at 877-787-5898 and online at www.mscoastcrimestoppers.com.