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Orange County Escapee Still Sought

Posted July 27, 1997

— Orange County law officers are looking for an escaped murderer. Orange County sheriff's deputies say he is dangerous.

Carlton Arrington, 34, escaped from a minimum-security prison in Hillsborough Saturday.

Deputies say he got away while picking up trash outside the building.

Arrington was serving a life sentence for second-degree murder.

Police said he's African-American, about 6 feet 3 inches tall and 180 pounds.

He was last seen wearing green pants and a white shirt.

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