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LEE COUNTY, AL (WTVM) – The Lee County Sheriff's Office is searching for an escaped inmate.

The sheriff's office is trying to locate 51-year-old William Lee Sims of Opelika, AL.

Sims was incarcerated at the Lee County Detention Facility and was assigned to work release.

On Thursday, April 27, 2017, Sims did not return to the Lee County Detention Facility from his work release assignment.

If you know the whereabouts of this person contact the Lee County Sheriff Office at 334-749-5651.

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