The Mississippi Department of Corrections needs your help locating an inmate who escaped from the Jefferson County Community Work Center.
Melvin Toney escaped from the facility in Fayette around 6:00 Saturday morning.
He was last seen wearing MDOC green and white striped pants and a white MDOC shirt with "MDOC Convict" printed on the back.
He's a 32-year-old black male with brown eyes, black hair and weighs 280 pounds.
He's serving seven-and-a-half years for possession of cocaine in Marion County.
Anyone with information on Toney's whereabouts, or if you see this convict, please call law enforcement or the MDOC at 662-745-6611.
1820 TV RoadJackson, MS 39204