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UPDATE: Rankin County escapee captured

David Sean Crabb | Photo: MDOC

An inmate managed to escape from the Rankin County Sheriff's Department.

Posted: Jul 19, 2018 11:07 AM
Updated: Jul 19, 2018 3:58 PM

Update 07/19/18 - According to the Mississippi Department of Corrections, escapee David Crabb was captured sometime near 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 19 in Crystal Springs by the U.S. Marshals Service Task Force.

See the original post below. 

RANKIN COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - An inmate managed to escape from the Rankin County Sheriff's Department. 

The man is identified as David Sean Crabb, 49.  

He was last seen on foot in the Interstate 55/Fortification Street area of Jackson Wednesday night. 

He was wearing a red T-shirt and red pants. 

The Mississippi Department of Corrections says Crabb is serving eight years for aggravated assault in Rankin County. 

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is urged to call MDOC at 662-745-6611 or the Rankin County Sheriff's Department at 601-825-1480. 

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