Minimum security inmate walks away from work release site

Posted at 6:53 AM, May 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-05 08:40:38-04

Law enforcement across Wisconsin is on the lookout for a prisoner who walked away from his work release site Wednesday.

Justin Hodgkins has ties to the Milwaukee and Waukesha area. The 32-year-old was last seen wearing a button-down shirt and blue jeans. He's about 5' 7" and weighs 150 pounds.

Court records Hodgkins was serving time at the Oregon Correctional Facility after he pleaded guilty to child abuse and recklessly endangering safety. He also has a criminal history with robbery and forgery convictions.

If you've seen Hodgkins, do not approach him - contact police.

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