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Inmate recaptured in Texas following escape from Decatur work release

Michael Parker (ADOC)

UPDATE 8/18 (4:30 p.m.):

According to ADOC, Parker was recaptured in Refugio, Texas after two days on the run from law enforcement.

Around midnight, Refugio Police took Parker into custody without incident at a traffic stop.

Parker is serving a 17-year sentence on a 2011 1st degree robbery conviction in Baldwin County, but will face additional charges for the escape.

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Alabama Law Enforcement and Department of Correction (ADOC) officials are searching for an escaped inmate from a Decatur work release center.

Officials say Michael Parker, 40, was reported missing by Correction Officers at approximately 1:50 a.m on Sunday, August 6th.

Parker was last seen wearing a gray and green baseball hat, a blue tee shirt with white lettering, blue jeans, and black and red tennis shoes.

Parker is described as a white male, 6'2 and weighing around 244 lbs.

If you see the inmate or have information that may lead to his recapture, please contact ADOC at (800) 831-8825

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