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Temple police searching for man who escaped after arrest

Posted at 8:52 PM, Nov 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-18 17:38:57-05

Temple police are still searching for a man who escaped after his arrest Wednesday night near Baylor Scott & White Hospital.

Police said 35-year-old Thomas Clay Finto was arrested on a theft warrant. He is described to be wearing a black shirt, black shorts, and white shoes.

"The subject may still be wearing handcuffs," said Temple police Wednesday night.

Officers set up a parameter Wednesday night but called off the search after they were unable to locate the man, according to a Temple police spokesperson.

Anyone with information is asked to call Temple police at (254) 298-5500.