Clayton County police search for escaped robbery suspect

JONESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Clayton County police say they are searching for a man who escaped from police custody during a raid.

A statement from the Clayton County Sheriff’s Office says Larry Edwards was arrested Thursday and placed in the backseat of a patrol vehicle. The statement says Edwards slipped out of his restraints and escaped the vehicle.

The raid was connected to recent home robberies.

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