Be On The Lookout: An inmate has escaped from a Georgia prison

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UPDATE: The escaped inmate has been located and taken into custody in Alabama. Read more here.

Georgia law enforcement authorities are searching for a 34-year-old man who escaped from the Haralson County Detention Center late last night.

Inmate Gregory Keith Wyatt is a white male who is 6’0, 175 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

Sheriff’s Dept. officials say Wyatt went through a light into the ceiling and worked his way into the pipe chase and escaped through the North side of the building.

Investigators have worked through the night and are currently working to locate the escapee. This is an active and ongoing investigation. We will have more information as this story develops.

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Thom Chandler
Thom Chandler is the editor of The Georgia Sun and has been writing, editing and managing websites and blogs since 1995. He is a lifelong Georgian and one of those increasingly rare Atlanta natives.

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