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Search for Escaped Prisoner in Queen Anne's County

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William Joseph Wooters William Joseph Wooters
 CHURCH HILL, Md.- Police in Queen Anne's County are searching for a prisoner who they say walked away from the Eastern Pre Release Center.

Authorities say around 4 p.m. Wednesday, 52-year-old William Joseph Wooters was accounted for at the center in Church Hill. However, Wooters was reported missing sometime after 5 p.m. 

Troopers from the Centreville Barrack, including two K-9s, and C.E.D. personnel responded and began an investigation and search. Police say there was a possible sighting near Rt. 301 and Rt. 405 around 7:30 p.m., but the suspect was not found. 

Wooters was last seen wearing blue jeans and a white T-shirt. 

He was serving 13 years, beginning in 2004, for robbery. 

If anyone sees Wooters police say call 911 immediately. 
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