Officials at Lexington Correctional Center are looking for an inmate that escaped Friday night, Warden Eric Franklin said.
Clarence Braden, 48, walked away from the minimum security unit about 9 p.m. or 9:30 p.m. Franklin said. The minimum security unit at Lexington is not fenced.
Braden is currently serving a six-year sentence for grand larceny. He was due to be released in Jan. 2014.
Braden is 6-feet-2, weighing about 180 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.