By Al Novack

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBS) — Police in Atlantic City continue to hunt a 10-year-old prisoner who escaped the juvenile detention bureau on Atlantic Avenue Wednesday.

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At the time of his escape, he was wearing an electronic monitoring bracelet.

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Police say the 10-year-old was being held on charges of robbery and warrants to commit robbery.

He is said to be 5-foot 7-inches tall weighing 140-pounds and was wearing a black hoodie and black jeans.

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