Escaped inmate on the loose in Montgomery County
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ga -- On Sunday, officials of the Georgia Department of Corrections launched search efforts for escaped inmate Walter Bryne Eller.
According to the agency's twitter page, Eller walked away from a work detail job assignment at the Montgomery State Prison in Mt. Vernon around 8:30 a.m.
According to records from the Georgia Department of Corrections, Eller is currently serving a 25 year prison sentence for over a dozen burglary convictions and other charges in 2012.
Eller is described as a white male, standing 5'10, weighing 220 lbs., with black hair and blue eyes.
Authorities have not said if he is considered dangerous, but urges anyone who may come in contact with Eller not to approach him and call 911.