- Associated Press - Wednesday, June 29, 2016

PARIS, Ark. (AP) - Logan County authorities are searching for an inmate who escaped the county jail.

Sheriff Boyd Hicks says 45-year-old Shaun Higham remains at large after escaping Tuesday with fellow inmate Zachary Coffer.

The 19-year-old coffer was recaptured hours after the escape less than two miles west of the jail.

Boyd said both were being held on aggravated robbery charges.

The sheriff said the escape is still under investigation, but that it appears the wo managed to pick the cell door lock, then escape through an office after unlocking an electronic door.



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