UPDATE: The Dare County Sheriff’s Office announced Wednesday afternoon that Zane Reynolds was taken back into custody and sent to the Dare County Detention Center.
MANTEO, N.C. (WAVY) — Authorities on the Outer Banks are searching for a prisoner who escaped custody while being transferred to the Dare County Detention Center on Tuesday night.
In a release, the Dare County Sheriff’s Office says Zane Reynolds was in the custody of Nags Head police when he got away. He was last seen in Manteo on Burnside Road.
Authorites say Reynolds has dreadlocks and is now likely wearing shorts and flip flops.
Call Dare County authorities if you see Reynolds.