Escaped Inmate Still Missing

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UPDATE: Highland Hills, OH - An escaped inmate is still on the loose this hour.

Several police agencies and K-9 units searched for inmate James Allen after he escaped from the Cleveland House of Corrections Tuesday morning.

Police tell 19 Action News Allen was going to be transferred to another, more secure jail for his felonious assault charge.

Allen is described as a light-skinned black male approximately 5' 6", age mid 30's with multiple tattoos. Allen was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and jeans.