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Pulaski County seeking escapee


The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Anael Castro-Hernandez, a 30-year-old Honduran National, who escaped on foot from the Circuit Courthouse Monday.

He was the custody of the Pulaski County Regional Detention Facility where he had been held rape charges.

The escape occurred at approximately 7:56 a.m. Castro-Hernandez is 5 foot 1 inch tall, weighs 118 pounds, has brown eyes, black hair and was last seen wearing dark blue jail pants and a white T-shirt.

Castro-Hernandez was seen a couple of hours later near Interstate Ball Park in Little Rock. He has connections to the North Little Rock area and also has used freight trains when eluding authorities.

If anyone has information, they are asked to call the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office at (501) 340-6963.