Manhunt continues for 2 escaped inmates from Sandusky County Jail

SANDUSKY COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - The two men that escaped from the Sandusky County Jail on Monday are still be sought after by law enforcement in a statewide manhunt.

Police say Jordan Chapman and Mickey Hardy escaped from jail and are considered dangerous. Authorities found their orange prison pants at the edge of a cornfield near the jail.

Chapman is described as a black man with braided hair, brown eyes, approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall, and weighs 140 pounds. He is heavily tattooed on his arms, hands, and chest. Chapman was in prison for receiving stolen property, tampering with evidence, and violating parole.

Hardy is white, has a beard, is approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighs 175 pounds, has brown hair, blue eyes, and tattoos covering his arms, chest, and back. He was jailed for aggravated menacing and burglary.

The U.S. Marshals, along with the Sandusky County Sheriff's Office, Fremont Police, and Ohio State Highway Patrol are assisting with the search.

The Fremont Police Department also released these photos of the two wanted men:

(Jordan Chapman)

(Mickey Hardy)

A $1,000 reward has been offered for information leading to Hardy's and Chapman's arrest. Please contact the police if you have any information leading to their arrest.

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