AWOL inmate found by MPD

Man never showed up for work
AWOL inmate found by MPD
Sherman Peavy

A Dane County Jail inmate was found Tuesday night after never showing up for work when he was released from jail for work release Tuesday morning.

Sheriff’s officials said Sherman Peavy, 36, of Madison, left the Ferris Center on Rimrock Road at 5 a.m. to go to work. At about 10 a.m., his employer notified the Ferris Center that Peavy never arrived for work.

Peavy was found by Madison police around 5:20 p.m.

Peavy is serving a sentence with Huber for a theft charge and a probation violation.