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Jackson County escapee is being sought by sheriff's office

William Lloyd Smart  (Source: Jackson County Sheriff Department) William Lloyd Smart (Source: Jackson County Sheriff Department)

JACKSON COUNTY, AR (KAIT)- One Region 8 sheriff's office is looking for an inmate who walked off a work detail over the weekend.

According to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, William Lloyd Smart, 41, was working on Sunday when he was picked up by someone at around 12:30pm.  The sheriff's office says it is believed that Smart could be trying to get to Independence County, possibly Newark or Magness.

Smart is 5' 11, weighs 160 pounds, has brown hair, blue eyes, and is of medium complexion.  Anyone that has information on the whereabouts of Smart should call their local law enforcement agency or the Jackson County Sheriff's office at (870) 523-5842.

Smart's current charges include possession of a controlled substance and probation violation.

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