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Inmate escapes from N.C. prison

Waylon Flynn escaped from the Greene Correctional Institution Saturday night.
Waylon Flynn escaped from the Greene Correctional Institution Saturday night.

An inmate escaped Saturday night from the Greene Correctional Center in Maury, about 80 miles southeast of Raleigh.

Waylon Flynn, 37, was serving a sentence for obtaining property by false pretenses, according to a statement from the state’s Department of Public Safety.

Flynn was admitted to the prison in July and was set to be released in December.

Anyone with information about Flynn or his whereabouts is asked to call the prison at 252-747-3676.

Katherine Peralta

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