Dion Alves walks off work-release job in Hagerstown

Dion Alves was last seen late Wednesday night at his work-release job. Photo: Maryland Department of Corrections

An inmate at a Hagerstown-area prison is being sought after officials say he walked off the job during a work-release program.

Dion Alves, a 41-year-old man serving 7 years at the Maryland Correctional Training Center for weapons and drugs charges, left his work-release job at about 8 p.m. Wednesday night. He hasn't been seen since.

Alves is described as 5-foot-11-inch black man weighing 190 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.