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Inmate Escapes from Orange Co. Facility

Posted July 28, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— Authorities in Orange County say this man is a murderer.. and he's on the loose this morning. Carlton Arrington, of Nash County, escaped the Orange County prison Saturday. Correctional Officers say he made a break while picking up trash just outside the prison. Arrington was serving a life sentence for second-degree murder. Orange County deputies and state troopers will continue their search for Arrington this morning.