Conrad Thames sought after walking away from road crew

Thames walked away from a road crew on Maryland Route 197. (Photo: Maryland Department of Corrections)

The Maryland Department of Corrections is continuing to search for a convict who walked away from his road crew on Monday.

Officials say that Conrad Thames, who is serving 10 years in prison on manslaughter and gun charges, walked off monday while working on Route 197 in Prince George's County.

Thames, 27, is described as a 5-foot-9 black man with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone who spots Thames is asked to call 911.