State police in Punxsutawney are searching for a Jefferson County Jail inmate who escaped, according to a news release.
Troopers say 35-year-old Michael Brewer escaped from his work-release program in Brookville on Thursday morning.
Brewer is a white male with blonde hair and blue eyes; authorities say he also wears corrective lenses.
Investigators say he was last seen on Knoxdale Road near Anita, Pa, on Thursday.
Authorities note that Brewer is registered on Megan’s Law and anyone with information regarding his whereabouts is asked to contact state police at 814-938-0510.