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Jail inmate walks away from city job at Paragould

Herman LeFors Photo Courtesy Paragould Police Department Herman LeFors Photo Courtesy Paragould Police Department

PARAGOULD, AR (AP) - Police in northeast Arkansas are looking for an inmate who walked away from his work-release job in the Paragould city maintenance shop.

A dispatcher for the Paragould Police Department said Sunday that authorities were still looking for 54-year-old Herman Lefors, who walked off his job on Friday.

The Paragould Daily Press reported that Lefors was serving a 30-day jail sentence for criminal mischief and domestic assault, and was due to be released Monday.

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