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Man escapes home confinement; police searching

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A man escaped home confinement on Saturday, June 26. 

According to the Putnam County Sheriff's Department, William McCallister removed his GPS home confinement bracelet.  His last known location was at the boat ramp behind the Kroger in Dunbar, WV.

McCallister was serving a 5 year sentence for possessing a firearm while being a felon and a concurrent sentence of 1 year for a second DUI offense.

McCallister now faces felony escape and destruction of property.  A commitment order has been issued.

Anyone with information can contact the Putnam County Sheriff's Department.