Williston, N.D.- UPDATE: The Williams County Sheriff's Office says Decoteau has been arrested.
ORIGINAL STORY: Williston Police are looking for an inmate after he was mistakenly released from the Williams County Correctional Center two years early.
The Williams County Sheriff’s Office says 33-year-old Daniel Decoteau was released from jail on November 29 after being sentenced to prison two days earlier for a felony burglary.
Decoteau is 6’2”, weighs 275 pounds, has black hair and brown eyes. If you see him, do not approach, and call 9-1-1 or your local law-enforcement agency.
Deputies say they are not releasing how the mistake happened, but the Correctional Center Lieutenant dealt with the employee who was responsible.