RAPID CITY, S.D. -

A state prison inmate has been placed on escape status after failing to return from his work release job.

Inmate David A. Bujarski was scheduled to return to the Rapid City Community Work Center Nov. 24, but escape procedures were enacted when he failed to return at the scheduled time.

Bujarski, age 38, is a white male. He is 5-feet-9-inches tall and weighs approximately 200 pounds. He has brown hair and hazel eyes.

Bujarski is currently serving multiple sentences from Pennington County for possession of a controlled substance.

Anyone who sees Bujarski or knows of his whereabouts should contact law enforcement immediately.