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Authorities search for escaped inmate

Updated: Friday, August 15 2014, 11:10 AM EDT

GUERNSEY COUNTY, Ohio - Authorities in Guernsey County are searching for an inmate that escaped from the Guernsey County Jail on Saturday morning.

Budd Allen Cobb, 35, a suspected robber and arsonist, escaped custody just after 9 a.m. and fled east toward Woodlawn Avenue.

Cobb is6 feet tall, 190 pounds with short, brown hair and hazel eyes. He has many visible tattoos on his face and neck, and was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, gray sweatpants and white tennis shoes.

Cobb, who has been charged with robbery and aggravated arson, is considered dangerous.

Police are advising all those in the area to lock their cars and homes until he is returned to custody.

Authorities search for escaped inmate

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