Police searching for pair of west Tennessee prison escapees


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

HENNING, Tenn. - Law enforcement agencies are looking for two inmates who left a minimum security annex in west Tennessee.

Police are looking for 21-year-old Ashton Siler and 20-year-old Dustin Wayman. Both were minimum security prisoners who were close to being released when they left the West Tennessee State Penitentiary Annex in Herring.

Siler was serving an eight-year prison sentence for drug convictions and Wayman was serving a two-year sentence for auto burglary.

Both men now face an additional five years added to their sentences.

Anyone with information on their whereabouts should contact the Tennessee Department of Corrections or your local law enforcement agency.