Quitman County escapee spotted in Oxford, police say


UPDATE: Authorities say they do not believe Coleman is still in Lafayette County.

OXFORD, Miss. — After two weeks on the run, an inmate who escaped from the Quitman County Jail was spotted in North Mississippi.

Oxford Police issued an alert Thursday evening after Keith Coleman, Jr. was spotted near the corner of Highway 30 and Campground Road. The fugitive is considered armed and dangerous.

If you see him, call police.

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