A Georgia inmate escaped Sunday morning after walking away from his work detail.

According to a Georgia Department of Corrections tweet, Walter Eller walked away from his detail at a chicken house in Montgomery County at about 8:30 a.m.

Montgomery County Sheriff Doug Maybin said Eller should be considered dangerous and people in the area should take care to lock their homes and vehicles.

Eller, 58, is described as a white male, reddish complexion, 5'10", 220 pounds.

He's was incarcerated for several burglaries, battery and entering vehicles, Maybin said.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 911.