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Inmate escapes from correctional facility in suburban West Palm Beach

PALM BEACH COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - Authorities are searching for an inmate who escaped from a correctional facility in suburban West Palm Beach.

Police said John P. Jones, 40, escaped from a facility near the South Florida Fairgrounds at about 4:10 p.m.

He is 5 feet 8 inches with brown hair, brown eyes and a bulldog tattoo on his left shoulder.

Jones was jailed for multiple burglary and grand theft convictions for incidents in Brevard and Volusia counties dating back to 2002.

If you see him, call (850) 922-6867 or 911.

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