Butner inmate escapes

Bobby Eugene Crews (Courtesy: FCC Butner)
October 11, 2012 6:18:24 PM PDT
An inmate at the Butner Satellite Prison Camp has escaped.

Officials said 57-year-old Bobby Eugene Crews, was discovered missing from the facility around 4 p.m.

He is described as white male, 5'8" tall, weighing 180 pounds with brown eyes, and gray hair. He has a tattoo of a cross with "NC" on his left forearm and a tattoo of a shield with a sword and a ball and chain on his right upper arm. He also has a scar on his right upper arm. 

Crews, originally from Madison, N.C., was sentenced in South Carolina on 2007 to serve a 200 month sentence on drug and firearms charges and an 8 years term of supervision. He could have been released as soon as Dec. 15, 2020.

Anyone has any information about Crews' whereabouts should contact the nearest office of Federal Bureau of Investigations.

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