Law enforcement officers are currently pursuing an escaped Lower Savannah Pre-Release Center inmate in Aiken’s Crosland Park subdivision.
According to the South Carolina Department of Corrections, inmate Anthony Lewis walked away from the minimum-level security facility at approximately 1:38 p.m. Wednesday. Lewis is serving a 10-year sentence for grand larceny.
The department describes Lewis as a black male, 33 years old with a medium build.
Lewis was not the only inmate to escape Lower Savannah Pre-Release Center. The department said inmate John Brooke Hal Duncan was apprehended by corrections officials at 8:25 p.m. Wednesday after escaping the facility earlier in the day. Duncan is serving a three year sentence for second-degree burglary.
To report any information regarding the whereabouts of Lewis, call (803) 896-2258 or local law enforcement.