Handcuffed inmate escapes near Crestline

CRESTLINE, Calif. Authorities said 23-year-old Edward Torrison may still be in handcuffs.

Torrison was last seen just before 5:30 p.m. wearing a white T-shirt and orange pants that say "CDCR State Prisoner." He is described as thin, 6 feet tall, with brown hair and blue eyes.

Torrison is a felon, convicted of petty theft and other crimes.

Anyone who sees Torrison is urged to call local law enforcement immediately.

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