RAINSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — A work-release inmate that walked off a worksite on Monday morning was located, according to the Rainsville Police Department.

The inmate was identified as Sterling Ray Morgan, 27, of Aroney. Morgan was working at the DeKalb County Schools Coliseum and walked off from the crew. He was later found several hours later on Scott Avenue, about 4 miles from the worksite.

A work-release inmate walked off a worksite on Monday morning, according to the Rainsville Police Department. (Photo courtesy DeKalb County Sheriff's Office)
A work-release inmate walked off a worksite on Monday morning, according to the Rainsville Police Department. (Photo courtesy DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office)

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office asked residents near the area to check their doorbell cameras or any other home surveillance system to see if they caught any footage of Morgan.

Morgan is not expected to be armed. They asked residents to use caution and report any strangers in their yard or coming to their door.