Inmate escapes from Montgomery prison

The Department of Corrections is looking for an inmate who walked off a job site in Montgomery Monday morning.

Posted: Feb. 18, 2019 7:26 AM
Updated: Feb. 19, 2019 9:02 AM

Tuesday morning update: The Birmingham Police Department recaptured Flurette Martin about 7:30 a.m. Tuesday.

From Monday:

Law enforcement are looking for an escaped inmate.

The Alabama Department of Corrections said Flurette Martin, 48, walked off her assigned job location in Montgomery just after 1 a.m. Monday. She was in jail at the Montgomery Women’s Facility. Martin was convicted for first degree robbery in 2008 in Jefferson County which is near Birmingham.

Martin is a black female, 5’5’’, weighs 136 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. If you see her call 911.

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