UPDATE: Putnam County Inmate Fails To Return From Work Release, Found Monday Afternoon

3/4/19 – 5:00 A.M.

A man serving time in the Putnam County Jail went missing after he didn’t report back to the facility from his work release assignment. Captain Kelly Iliff says 35-year-old Michael Mayes didn’t return to the jail Friday. His employer says he never showed up to work that day.

He was found around 12:30 p.m.