Manhunt underway for suspect who escaped in Crenshaw County

Manhunt underway for suspect who escaped in Crenshaw County
A manhunt is underway for Joey Markus Salter in the Dozier area of Crenshaw County. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - A manhunt is underway for Joey Markus Salter in the Dozier area of Crenshaw County, according to the Crenshaw County Sheriff’s Office.

Authorities say Salter escaped from a deputy vehicle after being taken into custody for burglary.

Salter, 46, is 5 feet 6 inches tall and 140 pounds. He was wearing black shorts and a black shirt with no shoes. He may also be wearing handcuffs and shackles.

If you see Salter, please call 911.

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