Law enforcement searching for escaped prison inmate in Montgomery

      Tracy Woods

      A man serving a 20-year sentence in a Montgomery prison has been reported missing by the Alabama Department of Corrections.

      State corrections officers say Tracy Woods escaped from the Frank Lee Work Release Center{} Wednesday night. His supervisor reported him missing shortly before 10 p.m.In 2007, Woods was sentenced in Tuscaloosa County for theft charges, and his scheduled release date was set for September 16, 2026. He was scheduled to become eligible for parole in February, 2015.

      Woods is described as a 5-foot-6, 165-pound black male with black hair and brown eyes. If you have information regarding the whereabouts of this individual, please contact your local law enforcement agency.