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Huntington work release inmate on the run

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UPDATE:

A work release inmate who escaped has been captured. 

William Hayes, 35, failed to return to the Huntington Work/Study Release Center from his job Monday. 

He was caught in Roane County Wednesday by agents with the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force, according to court documents. 

Hayes was taken to the Central Regional Jail. 

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ORIGINAL:

Authorities are searching for an inmate who escaped from the Huntington Work Release Center.

William Hayes, 35, has not been seen or heard from since Monday.  

He is currently serving a prison sentence of 1-10 years in a forgery case that originated in Roane County.

Hayes is now facing felony escape charges out of Cabell County once he is caught.

Call the Huntington Work Release Center if you know where Hayes is at 304-529-6885.