UPDATE (KTVE/KARD) — According to the Morehouse Parish Sheriff’s Office, Painich has been located.

MOREHOUSE PARISH (KTVE/KARD)— The Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office says a work-release inmate has escaped his work detail in Morehouse Parish. Authorities are searching for William Anthony Painich, 28.

William Anthony Painich, 28

Anyone with any information as to his whereabouts is asked to contact the Ouachita Sheriff’s Office at 318-329-1200.