Dorchester County, SC (WLTX, AP) - The South Carolina Department of Corrections say they are still actively searching for a dangerous escaped inmate.
The agency sent an update Thursday morning, saying the efforts to find 46-year-old Jimmy Causey continue, and that there is a reward for his capture. They did not say how much the reward is for.
The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division has joined in the search.
Causey got away from Lieber Correctional in Dorchester County just before 2 p.m. Wednesday. The circumstances of his escape are still under investigation.
Causey was in prison on a life sentence for a kidnapping violation from Richland County.
He's 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 177 pounds. He has a one inch scar on his chin.
Anyone who sees him should call 9-1-1.
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