The Anchorage Police Department is looking for an inmate who escaped from the Anchorage jail.

Dion F. Carter, 31, was assigned to work in the jail's lobby when he ran away, according to a statement from police Wednesday.

Carter is 5-foot-9, 155 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He was originally charged with assault and interfering with reporting a domestic violence crime.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call APD at 311.

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