Police in search of escaped Martinsville inmate

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. (WDBJ) The Martinsville Police Department need your help in finding a runaway inmate from the Martinsville City Jail.

The inmate has been identified as 33-year-old Dekey Penn.

WDBJ7 was told that Penn was on the work crew earlier today when he ran off.

Penn was last seen wearing blue jeans, a white t-shirt and work boots.

Anyone with information on Penn's whereabouts should call the Martinsville Sheriff's Office.