DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Police officers and Dallas County Sheriff’s deputies were searching for a jail escape around downtown Friday night.

The Dallas County Sheriff’s Department said the inmate jumped over a gate in the rear dock area of the Lew Sterrett Justice Center around 7:20 p.m.

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The inmate was identified as Raymond Aguero, 28.

Raymond Aguero

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He was in jail on the following charges: Evading Arrest, Resisting Arrest, Bond Forfeiture – Unlawful Carry of a Weapon, Affidavit to Go Off Bond / Manufacture or Deliver of Control Substance PG/1 over 3 grams, Bond Forfeiture / Driving While Intoxicated and Bond Forfeiture / Burglary of a Vehicle.

Aguero’s history of charges does not include any violent offenses.

Chopper 11 was able to see Dallas Police officers searching with flashlights behind the jail and near the Trinity Levee. 

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Authorities are asking anyone who sees or knows the whereabouts of Aguero, to contact the Dallas Sheriff’s Department at 214-749-8641.