Del. DOC searches for wanted inmate

George Brinkley, 29, of Dover  Courtesy of Delaware DOC

Department of Correction officials are searching for an inmate after they say he did not return to a Delaware facility, on Monday.

The Delaware Department of Correction says 29-year-old George Brinkley, an inmate at Morris Community Correctional Center (MCCC) in Dover, did not return for an approved work pass, on Monday. Authorities say a warrant for escape after conviction was issued since Brinkley's whereabouts are unknown and unauthorized at this time.

According to DOC officials, the 29-year-old is described as standing 6'01" tall, weighing 220 lbs., with black hair and brown eyes. His last known address is in Smyrna, DE.

Brinkley is currently serving time for violation of probation- aggravated menacing.

MCCC is a level four Community Corrections Center. Community Corrections Centers are level 4 facilities that helps those who are transitioning back into the community. Level four facilities are not secured like level five facilities. At level four facilities, offenders are allowed to leave the facility to go to work, seek jobs, or attend approved treatment sessions. 

Anyone with information related to Brinkley's whereabouts is asked to call the Department of Correction at 800-542-9524 or your local police department.

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