Officials Searching for Escaped Inmate

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Shane Michael Allen Cates MUG

Daviess County, Indiana officials are searching for an escaped inmate.

23-year-old Shane Michael Allen Cates had been at Daviess Community Hospital receiving treatment.

Hospital officials say it appears Cates escaped through a second story window just before 11 p.m. Monday.

Cates was in custody for assault and aggravated battery.

It’s unclear why he was being treated at the hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Daviess County Sheriff’s Office.

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