Update January 5, 4:30 p.m.
Sheriff Randy Tolar said the inmate is now back in custody today.
Deputies and Mississippi Highway Patrol arrested him on Highway 145 north of Booneville.
See the original article below.
PRENTISS COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - Prentiss County deputies are looking for an inmate who was released from the Prentiss County Jail today.
Shaun Reed, 34, went to court and got credit for time served on several misdemeanor charges earlier in the day.
Someone mistakenly released him when he returned to jail.
Reed is 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 195 pounds. He was wearing a gray shirt and blue jeans.
If anyone sees Reed or knows of his whereabouts, you should call the Prentiss County Sheriff’s Office or Crimestoppers at 1-800-773-8477.