(WHNT) — The Alabama Department of Corrections is looking for an escaped inmate.
Police say inmate Michael Aaron Orton escaped from the Hamilton Community Work Center.
Orton was discovered missing today at approximately 1:30 a.m. during an institutional bed check.
Orton was last seen Saturday at about 11:30 p.m. on his assigned bed. He was wearing blue jean shorts with no shirt.
Orton is a male who is 5 feet, 9 inches tall. He weighs 160 pounds. He has green eyes and brown hair.
Orton was sentenced out of Madison County on August 24, 2012 to a ten year sentence for manufacturing a controlled substance.
If you have any information regarding Orton’s whereabouts, please contact police.