|Updated: 5/28/2012 11:25 am
||Published: 5/28/2012 9:22 am
MILLER COUNTY, AR - Two accused killers are on the loose at this hour from the Miller County jail near Texarkana, according to CNN.
According to reports, inmates Cortez Hooper, 23. and Quincy Stewart, 36, were last seen in their cells around 3:00 am Monday. Police believe the pair used a hacksaw blade to cut through iron bars, squeezed through a narrow cell window, leaped from a second story window and scaled a 10-foot razor wire-topped fence.
Hooper is from Texarkana, Arkansas, and was jailed on a charge of first-degree murder, assault and probation violation. He is described as 5'4" tall and weighs approximately 130 pounds.
Stewart stands about 5' 7" tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds. Stewart is from Texarkana, Texas, and was being held on a capital murder charge in Bowie County. He's also charged with possession of a controlled substance.
Anyone with information on their whereabouts is urged to call the Miller County Sheriff's Office at (870) 774-3001