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Jail escapee still at large

An escaped Storey County inmate, who was supposed to be sentenced Monday for sexual assault of a minor, remains at large and is likely no longer in the area.Jeremy Morales, 38, escaped from the jail early Monday morning by hiding in the shadows and then locking a deputy who was doing cell checks into a cell, according to the Storey County Sheriff’s Office.Morales had pleaded guilty to sexual assault of a minor. He’s considered dangerous, according to the sheriff’s office.Morales is described as a 5-foot-11-inches tall white man weighing 220 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. Morales was wearing …

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