Inmate missing from Community Corrections Center-Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Authorities are now searching for an inmate who went missing from the Community Corrections Center-Lincoln on Thursday.

Richard Reynolds, 37, left his work in Waverly early Thursday morning, the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services said.

Staff members later found Reynolds’ monitoring device in a parking lot near 148th Street and Cornhusker Highway.

Officials describe Reynolds as 5-foot-11, 205 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with knowledge of Reynolds’ whereabouts is asked to local authorities or the Nebraska State Patrol.

In 2013, Reynolds was sentenced to up to 13 years on charges out of Adams and Lancaster Counties, officials say.

Those charges include the use of a deadly weapon to commit a felony, third-degree domestic assault, assaulting a peace officer, escape and theft by unlawful taking.

Reynolds had a tentative release date of Jan. 24, 2024.  He was scheduled for a parole hearing in January 2023, officials say.

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