AC-T: Escaped inmate sought in Haywood County

The Asheville Citizen-Times reports that the Haywood County Sheriff’s Office is seeking an inmate who walked off from work detail Saturday morning.

Alan Scott Beck, 41, was brought by detention personnel to work at the county’s Materials Recovery Facility in Clyde around 8 a.m. He was reported missing around 10:30 a.m., having last been seen sweeping the floors of the main building.

Beck had been in custody since Jan. 13 on a warrant for failure to pay approximately $1,200 in past-due child support.


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