Thu., 10:38am: UPDATE2 aircraft requested to find escapee

YOUNGSTOWN – Inclement weather is preventing the Ohio Highway Patrol from sending aircraft to help find the man who escaped handcuffed from a Beaver Township police cruiser in downtown Youngstown.

Police said Eric Stanislaw, 44, of New Springfield, may have reached Struthers after escaping. He was arrested on a charge of driving a motor vehicle impaired.

Updates will be posted when available.