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Tattnall authorities search for escaped inmates

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REIDSVILLE, Ga. (AP) - Police are searching for two men who escaped from a Tattnall County jail.

Authorities told WTOC-TV that inmates Chad Dasher and Raymond Smith got into a ceiling area for water and sewer pipes and made their way into a crawl space. They apparently opened a seam and lowered themselves down using a rope made out of bed sheets.

Officials said the men were discovered missing Friday morning during a headcount.

Neither man is believed to be armed.

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