The Hinds County Sheriff’s Department is seeking a detainee who escaped from the Raymond Detention Center and fled on foot into woods near County Farm Rod and Highway 18.
According to a Tweet from Sheriff Jones, Preston Hart (29) was last seen wearing a red jump suit and was being held for Burglary, Armed Robbery, firearm charges and resisting arrest.
This is a developing story.
ALERT 🚨 Escaped detainee Preston Hart-29 from RDC courtroom during court proceedings. LSW red jumpsuit and on foot in a wooded area near County Farm Rd./Hwy 18. Hart was being housed for Business Burglary, Armed Robbery x2
Convicted Felon w/firearm and Resisting Arrest. pic.twitter.com/tm5GUxD8r1
— TyreeJonesSheriff (@TyreeSheriff) November 8, 2022