Authorities were searching at press time Tuesday morning for a Liberty County Jail inmate who escaped during morning chores.
Rodell Pete, 22, of Marianna, reportedly fled when he was taking the trash out. Pete, who was booked into the jail Aug. 6 for violating his state probation, was a trustee.
Col. Brigham Shuler of the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office advises Pete left his striped jail shirt in a visible spot before he ran.The U.S. Marshal's Office tracked him down later that day at his girlfriend's house in Marianna.