A manhunt is underway after a Greene County inmate over powered correctional officers late Tuesday night and escaped from the correctional facility in Eutaw. Eric Washington 23, took keys from correctional officers and escaped around 9pm.

Eric Washington is considered armed and dangerous and is serving a 30 year sentence for shooting at a Greene county deputy seven times , cracking the deputies windshield and injuring the deputy.

Anyone with information on this on going manhunt is asked to contact one of the Law enforcement agencies listed Below:

Greene County Sheriff's Office at 205-372-3152

The State Bureau of Investigation's tip line: 205-392-8011

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