Man escapes from prison

July 8, 2013

LUMBERTON – Corrections and law enforcement officers are seeking inmate Shanendoa Hunt (0536623) who escaped Sunday morning from Robeson Correctional Center.

Hunt is serving an eight-year sentence for multiple convictions of breaking and entering, along with a conviction for misdemeanor assault with a deadly weapon. He was scheduled for release in September 2015.

Anyone with information on this whereabouts is asked to call local law enforcement or Robeson Correctional Center at (910) 618-5535.

Robeson Correctional Center is a minimum-security prison housing approximately 270 adult males inmates in Lumberton.

UPDATE: Corrections officers and deputies from the Robeson County Sheriff’s Department captured escaped inmate Shanendoa Hunt at about 10:30 this morning at a mobile home off Pittman Road near Lumberton.

Hunt is being returned to state prison and will face charges for felony escape.