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Chad Everette Dasher. Photo source: US Marshals Service Chad Everette Dasher. Photo source: US Marshals Service
Raymond Thomas Smith. Photo source: US Marshals Service Raymond Thomas Smith. Photo source: US Marshals Service
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(WTVM) -

The U.S. Marshals Service is offering dual $2,500 rewards for information that leads to the arrests of two Tattnall County Jail escapees.

Chad Everette Dasher and Raymond Thomas Smith escaped from the Tattnall County Jail on Jan. 24. Authorities say the two men executed an elaborate plan to breach jail security, and escaped through the jail's roof.

Dasher and Smith are considered armed and extremely dangerous.

Dasher was being held on multiple charges for a multi-county crime spree that occurred in Georgia in 2012. Dasher is a white male, 5'9" tall and 140 pounds. He has green eyes and brown hair. Dasher has an extensive criminal history, including arrests for burglary, firearms, fraud, narcotics, resisting arresting and traffic offenses. He has a history of fleeing from law enforcement.

Smith was being held on multiple counts of aggravated child molestation. Smith is a white male, 6'1" tall and 200 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes. In addition to Smith's arrest for sex offenses, he has prior arrests for assault, firearms, and obstruction.

Anyone with information about these escapees should call the Tattnall County Sheriff's Office at 912-557-6777 or the U.S. Marshals Service Communications Center at 1-800-336-0102. Tips can also be emailed to usms.wanted@usdoj.gov. All information is confidential.

A $2,500.00 reward is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of each of these fugitives. In order to collect the reward, tipsters should be prepared to give their name and contact information to law enforcement officials manning the tip lines.   

Source: U.S. Marshals Service

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