DAMASCUS, Va. -

A man police say escaped from the back of a Damascus police car Saturday night is still on the run Monday afternoon.

Christopher Emmert was arrested during a meth lab bust. Damascus Police say he was still wearing handcuffs at the time of his escape.

Emmert is facing several charges for drugs and escape.

We contacted Damascus officials, and the town mayor tells us the case has been turned over to the U.S. Marshals office. Anyone who knows where Christopher Emmert may be should call police.