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Attempted murder suspect escapes from custody, then posts on Facebook

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LANCASTER CO., South Carolina — A man accused of attempted murder reportedly escaped from custody Friday — and then posted on Facebook.

According to WSOC, Deqwon Blackmon allegedly made two posts after he escaped while he was being taken to the local detention center Friday. One of the posts was an expletive, and the other referred to his children.

After he escaped, a manhunt was launched, but police are still searching for him.

Blackmon was arrested after a shooting earlier this month. Three people were hit while driving a car from a Waffle House restaurant.

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