SC Dept. of Corrections inmate escapes from work site

25-year-old Maurice Bailey.

COLUMBIA (WACH) -- A South Carolina Department of Corrections inmate has escaped from his worksite.

Spoksman Clark Newsom tells WACH Fox that 25-year-old Maurice Bailey was last seen near Miyo's Restaurant on Harbison Blvd around 7pm wearing a tan SCDC uniform.

He is a black male who is 6'1" tall and weighs approximately 185 pounds.

Bailey is serving a five year sentence for common law robbery.

If you have any information on where Bailey is, you are asked to call 803-896-2258.