****UPDATE***** Inmate Walk-Off Take into Custody

Christopher RandolphPrint this press release

UPDATE: Randolph was returned to the Maryland Correctional Training Center at 7:30 p.m. August 23, 2011. Maryland State Police and the Hagerstown Police Department found Randolph at an apartment in downtown Hagerstown and took him in to custody with incident around 7 p.m. He will be transferred to a different institution and removed from his work-release job.

Last seen: Inmate Christoper Randolph was last seen in the area of downtown Hagerstown. He failed to return to the institution following completion of his shift at the local business where he works on a work-release assignment.

Work-release is a conditional release for offenders nearing the end of their sentence where they are employed at an unsupervised location and return to a Division of Correction facility outside working hours. Randolph was to have been released to mandatory supervision in December 2011.

Institution: Maryland Correctional Training Center

Time: 10:00 p.m.

Date: Aug. 23, 2011

Name: Christopher Randolph

Offense: Sentenced in 2005 in Frederick County Circuit Court to 13 years for robbery with a deadly weapon, the 13-year sentence dating from Oct. 5, 2004.

Sentence: Currently serving 13 years for robbery with a deadly weapon

Sex: Male

Race: African-American

Height: 5 feet 11 inches

Weight: 200 pounds

Age: 50, DOB Feb. 22, 1961

Hair Color: black

Eye Color: brown

Agencies Notified: Maryland State Police, the Washington County Sheriff's Office, Hagerstown Police Department and DPSCS Internal Investigation Unit were all notified immediately.

Anyone with information on this offender, please contact 911.