Escaped Prisoner May be Headed to Metro East

ROBINSON, IL. (KMOX) – Police are looking for a man who escaped from jail in Robinson Illinois, and who may be headed for the Metro East.

Illinois Department of Corrections officials say 30 year old Jared Carter is known to have frequented Carlyle, Keyesport, Highland and Bond County in the past.

Officials say Carter is believed to have removed his prison uniform and was reported to be headed west bound form Robinson. Robinson is east of Effingham near the Indiana border.

Police do not know his method of transportation.

Anyone seeing him should contact their local police.


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