INMATE ESCAPES FROM HAMILTON TWP. POLICE DURING TRANSPORT

An inmate in Atlantic County is on the loose after escaping from Hamilton Township police. Shane K. Hopkins, 38, escaped from police custody Tuesday while being transported from the Atlantic County Justice Facility to the county jail in Mays Landing. Hopkins was serving a sentence on theft, robbery and eluding charges since April. He is 5 feet 3 inches tall, weighs 135 pounds, and was last seen wearing an orange jumpsuit.