Manhunt for "dangerous" inmate who escaped in Ohio
PAULDING COUNTY, Ohio —
Authorities say they are searching for an escaped inmate they consider dangerous.
Brandon Powell, 32, escaped custody Friday afternoon northeast of Paulding. According to reports from WANE, Powell overpowered a deputy and took his gun while he was being transported to the jail from the Northwest Ohio Psychiatric Hospital in Toledo.
The Sheriff's Office says Powell was wearing blue jeans, a dingy white and brown t shirt, a brown sweatshirt, and wearing white tennis shoes. He is approximately 6 ft tall and 155 pounds.
If you think you see him, they urge you to call 911 and say you should not try to approach him.