UPDATE: Around 4:00 p.m. Officers arrested escaped inmate Johnny Carl Tiner was apprehended in a corn field in Cedar County, Nebraska.

Officers took Tiner into custody. He will be transferred into the custody of the U.S. Marshal Service.

He was discovered to be mising from the minimum security Federal Prison camp around 1:30 this morning.

The U.S. Marshals Service is asking for the public’s help locating a dangerous inmate that has escaped from the Federal Prison Camp in Yankton, South Dakota early this morning.

Shortly after midnight Johnny Tiner was spotted jumping a fence at the Federal Prison Camp in Yankton. Tiner’s whereabouts are still not known.

Tiner was serving a 120-month sentence out of North Texas for being a felon in possession of a firearm.

While Tiner has connections to Colorado, Tennessee and Texas authorities believe he could still be hiding out in Southeast South Dakota.

Tiner is a 33-year-old white male that is 6 feet 1 inches tall and weighs 185 pounds with brown hair and hazel eyes.  Tiner has noticeable tattoos beneath his left eye and on the front of his neck.  Tiner also has slicked-back hair.

If anyone has seen Tiner or knows his whereabouts, the U.S. Marshals Service would like you to call them at (605)330-4351.  You can remain anonymous.  Please do not approach Tiner if you see him as he is considered armed and dangerous.

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