ADOC looking for escaped inmate

Published 1:00 pm Tuesday, February 7, 2017



The Alabama Department of Corrections is looking for an inmate who escaped from the Mobile Work Release Center Tuesday morning.

Winston D. Howell escaped from the center around at approximately 11:18 a.m., and was last seen wearing a camouflage jacket, colored shirt and dark pants.

Howell, 36, is 6-foot-1, weighs 200 pounds and has brown hair and brown eyes.

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He is in prison on charges of receiving stolen property I from Escambia County. He was sentenced to a one-year and seven-month term on May 24, 2016.

Those with any information concerning the whereabouts of Howell need to notify local law enforcement, the facility from which he escaped or call the ADOC at 1-800-831-8825.