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Man escapes from Moss Point jail; manhunt under way

MOSS POINT - Police are currently searching for a shooting suspect who escaped from the Moss Point jail about 8 p.m., Chief Keith Davis said.

The details surrounding the escape of Cassius Cunningham, 20, were not immediately known. Davis said police officers currently are searching an area around Oak Street for the suspect. The area is about five blocks from the police station.

More information will be released as it becomes available.

To report information, call the Moss Point Police Department at 475-1711.