A search for an inmate, 55-year-old Eugene Wood, who escaped from the Houston County Jail in
Crockett, has been expanded to Walker County.
He is described as being 5-feet 7-inches tall and weighing between 160 and 180 pounds with gray hair
and green eyes. He is also described as balding. He was last seen wearing black and red shorts with a
Authorities urge anyone who sees Wood not to approach him or try to detain him. He should be
considered dangerous and anyone who sees him is asked to call 911 immediately.