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Officials Search for Del. Work Release Offender

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Melissa Cannon (Photo: Delaware Department of Correction) Melissa Cannon (Photo: Delaware Department of Correction)

GEORGETOWN, Del. - The Delaware Department of Correction is looking for a Harrington woman after they say she failed to return to prison following her work release.

Officials say 36-year-old Melissa Cannon, of Harrington, left the Sussex Community Correction Center in Georgetown on Saturday on an approved work pass, but failed to return later in the day. Officials say an arrest warrant has been issued.

Cannon is described as a white female, roughly 5'7" and 140 pounds with blue eyes, brown hair, and tattoos on her upper right arm and ankle, left leg and thigh, and back. Officials say she also is known by Missy Cannon, Missy Minner, and Melissa Minner.

Officials say Cannon was serving a 6-month sentence of level four work release for violating her probation of a obtaining a controlled substance by misrepresentation conviction.

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