Escaped Mississippi Inmate On the Loose In East Texas

A massive manhunt IS taking place for an escaped Mississippi inmate along Highway 11 in Wood and Franklin counties.  Around 7:00 p.m., the Winnsboro Police Department tells KLTV 7 it made a traffic stop, pulling over Larry Quin Young, 35.  That's when, police say Young got out of his car and took off on foot.

Young, authorities say is still on the loose.  Police say, he was serving time in a Mississippi prison for conspiracy to commit burglary of a dwelling.  Stay tuned to for any updates.

Molly Reuter, Reporting.