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Inmate escaped from jail, Warren County authorities say

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INDIANOLA, Iowa (AP) -- Authorities say an inmate has escaped from the Warren County Jail in Indianola.

The Warren County Sheriff's Office says in a news release that 26-year-old Scott Grimes escaped around 10:20 p.m. Sunday while a jailer was handing out medications to prisoners.

Court records say Grimes was scheduled to begin trial Sept. 15 on a variety of charges, including theft and assault on an officer.

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