Inmate Escapes from Hamilton Work Release

The Department of Corrections is searching for an inmate who escaped around 7 a.m. Thursday.

Paul Junior Breedlove was being transported from his work site in Brilliant when he escaped.{} The Department of Corrections says that when the van arrived, Breedlove got out and began running to a wooded area.

Breedlove is 5'5" and 130 lbs.{} He has blue eyes and brown hair.

Breedlove was sentenced to life in Cullman County for robbery in 1984.{} He has a possible parole date of March 5, 2013.

If you have any information on Bredlove, call law enforcement immediately.