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Manhunt underway for inmate escaped from Atmore correctional facility

Jerry Hilburn (Photo courtesy of ADOC)

ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Ala. – The Alabama Department of Corrections is conducting a manhunt for Jerry Hilburn, an inmate who escaped around 5:30 p.m. from the J.O. Davis Correctional Center located in Atmore, Ala.

Officials say Hilburn is 6’2″, weighing 214 lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes, and was last seen wearing a state-issued white uniform.

Hilburn was sentenced to 20 years in 2013 for possession of a controlled substance.

If you see the inmate or have information that may lead to his recapture, please contact ADOC at (800) 831-8825.