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Lawrence Co. inmate fails to return from work release

Christopher Chase Sapp from a 2012 arrest. (Source: LCSO) Christopher Chase Sapp from a 2012 arrest. (Source: LCSO)
Jail officials said Chris Sapp failed to return after work release. (Source: LCSO) Jail officials said Chris Sapp failed to return after work release. (Source: LCSO)
LAWRENCE COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

Officials in Lawrence County confirmed that they are searching for an inmate who failed to return from a work release over the weekend.

Jail officials said Chris Sapp, who was on work release Friday, did not return back to the county jail.

Officials said Sapp is allowed out of jail every day to go to work. He is supposed to return each night.

Lawrence County Sheriff Gene Mitchell said Sapp does not have a history of violent crime and does not believe he poses a dangerous threat.

Anyone with information about Sapp's whereabouts is asked to contact the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office at 256-974-9291.

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