UPDATE (10:15 a.m. 12/3/21): The inmate is now back in the custody of the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office. He was found on Styx River Road in Stapleton and will be charged with escape.


BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WKRG) — The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) is looking for an inmate who walked away from his work detail in Stapleton on Dec. 2.

Deputies say Jonathan Singleton was mowing grass at the Sheriff’s Training Center at 1950 Mosley Road at about 1:45 p.m. in Stapleton, according to a Facebook post from the BCSO. He was last seen wearing a brown corrections uniform.

The sheriff’s office believes Singleton was assisted by unknown persons who gave him a ride out of the area.  He may be in the Perdido or Atmore areas.

Singleton was on pre-trial status for receiving stolen property and drug charges.

If you have any information, call the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office at 251-937-0202 or 911.