An inmate who escaped from the Morgan Street jail Friday remained at large late Friday night after scaling the chain link fence and jumping over the razor ribbon at the top.
Juan Antonio Rios, 24, was last seen wearing a bright orange Hillsborough County jail uniform, fleeing east from the Morgan Street jail on foot, said sheriff's detective Dan Tewmey.
Tewmey said Rios apparently hid in a large trash bin inside the jail underneath garbage. As the trash bin was rolled outside, Rios jumped out of the bin and scaled the fence, Tewmey said.
Sheriff's records show Rios was arrested by Tampa police on Jan. 14. He was charged with burglary of a conveyance, third degree grand theft, uttering a forged instrument, forgery, grand theft of an automobile and unarmed robbery by sudden snatching.