Posted by Debra Worley - email
BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WECT) - Authorities are searching for an escaped inmate in Bladen County.
According to correction officers, 32-year-old Hieu Bui walked away from his dorm at Bladen Correctional Center in Elizabethtown around 11:00 Tuesday morning.
He was last seen entering a wooded area after climbing over the prison fence.
Bui was serving a six month sentence for communicating threats.
Anyone who has seen the inmate or has information on his whereabouts is asked to call Bladen Correctional Center at 910-862-3107 or your local law enforcement agency.