Darnell Thomas escapes custody from police car while handcuffed

Cops say the 26-year-old was arrested on a

Cops say the 26-year-old was arrested on a criminal mischief charge.

Officers are searching for a handcuffed prisoner who escaped custody from the back of a marked police car.

Authorities say 26-year-old Darnell Thomas managed to get out of the vehicle near Atlantic and South Portland avenues at around 6:30 p.m. Monday.

Thomas is described as being 5 feet 8 inches tall, and was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, a jacket with gold zippers, and two gold...

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