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Taylor, Barbour County Community Corrections Seeking Help to Locate Fugitive

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Rickey Allen Carpenter Jr. Rickey Allen Carpenter Jr.

The Taylor and Barbour Community Corrections Offices are seeking help in locating a wanted fugitive.

Rickey Allen Carpenter Jr., 31, is wanted after escaping community corrections supervision. Officials said Carpenter was at the community corrections program on bond for operating or attempting to operate a clandestine drug lab, possession of substances to be used as a precursor in the manufacture of methamphetamine and conspiracy.

Carpenter is described as having brown hair and brown eyes, standing 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing 135 lbs.

Carpenter has connections in Taylor and Barbour counties, Elkins, Clarksburg, and has family in Calhoun County, according to officials.

Anyone with information about Carpenter's whereabouts should call the Taylor County Sheriff's Department at 304-265-2765, the Taylor County Community Corrections Program at 304-265-0351 or the Barbour County Community Corrections Program at 304-457-4715.