MDOC searching for escaped inmate in Hattiesburg

MDOC searching for escaped inmate in Hattiesburg

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The Mississippi Department of Corrections is searching for an inmate who escaped a job site in Hattiesburg.

Ramsey Pittman, 21, is serving five years for burglary larceny of an unoccupied dwelling in Marion County.

He was last seen at 4:38 p.m. Sunday at the Forrest County Multipurpose Center where he was one of four inmates from the Forrest County Community Work Center on a work detail.

He had asked to use the bathroom and failed to return.

Pittman, #190256, received 20 years probation when he was sentenced May 2, 2016. 

Anyone with information about Pittman's whereabouts should contact MDOC at (662) 745-6611, Crime Stoppers, or the nearest enforcement agency.