Terry Harrington
Terry Harrington
An inmate from the county jail was last seen running down Range Avenue after escaping from the hospital, the authorities said.

The Neshoba County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the man who escaped custody Saturday night.

Terry Harrington, 29, of Philadelphia, was being held in the Neshoba County Jail on aggravated assault charges. 

Investigator Derek White reports that Harrington was taken to the Neshoba County General Hospital emergency room after complaining that he was ill.

“Somehow, he slipped away and was last seen running down Range Avenue,” White said. “We are still investigating how he got away.”

The public is being asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 601-656-1414 if they know of Harrington’s whereabouts.