BECKLEY (AP) — Police are searching for a Beckley Correctional Center inmate who escaped while on a work detail.
Media outlets report that 43-year-old James Hall Jr. didn’t return from the work detail on Friday.
Hall was serving a sentence for breaking and entering.
He is described as a white male, 5 feet 9 inches tall, 155 pounds, with blue eyes and brown hair. He has multiple tattoos, including “MOM” on the top left hand and a barbwire wrap on the upper left arm.