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Wake County inmate escapes from work assignment

Posted November 6, 2017 5:24 p.m. EST
Updated November 6, 2017 5:30 p.m. EST

— Wake County authorities are searching for a 66-year-old inmate who escaped from a work assignment Monday.

Larry J. Locklear is a minimum custody inmate serving a sentence at Wake Correctional Center as a habitual felon. His projected release date was October 2021.

Loclkear has white hair, facial hair and wears glasses.

Anybody with information on Locklear’s whereabouts is asked to call Wake Correctional Center at 919-733-7988 or dial 911.