Chilton County Sheriff's Office Releases Photo of Escaped Inmate

The Chilton County Sheriff's Department has just released a photo of an escaped prisoner.

20-year-old Roman Nix was assigned as a work release inmate to the Chilton County courthouse when he stole keys from a clerk's purse and took her vehicle Wednesday.

Authorities say the vehicle is a 2003 Black Ford Expedition with a vanity plate that says "MYSUV".

he was in jail for receiving stolen property and is not considered dangerous.

If you have any information on Nix's whereabouts Call the sheriff's office at 205-755-7898.