MDOC: Work center inmate steals van, escapes
HATTIESBURG - Authorities say they are on the lookout for a work center inmate who escaped by stealing a Hattiesburg city-owned van from a local park.
WDAM-TV says 26-year-old Micah Lee Bolton of Beaumont is serving four years for delivery of a controlled substance in George County.
Police say Bolton stole a 2006 white Dodge Caravan with parks and recreation logos on the side.
The van has government tag number G43-834. Bolton has multiple tattoos on his chest and shoulder.
He was last seen wearing Mississippi Department of Corrections green and white striped pants and a white MDOC convict shirt.