• According to the Alabama Department of Corrections, Brandon Keith Powell, 38, escaped from the Hamilton Community Based Facility/Community Work Center on Wednesday, April 1, at 6:23 p.m.
• Powell was in jail for third-degree burglary in Cherokee County. He was sentenced in August 2019.
• Powell is described as 6'6" tall, 140 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. He was reported as wearing a white ADOC state uniform.
• Those with any information concerning the whereabouts of this escapee, are encouraged to notify a local law enforcement agency or call ADOC at (800) 831-8825.
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