According to a news release, during the incident the correctional officer fired two shots at the suspect with his personal weapon.
The suspect fled the scene. He’s described as 5 feet 6 inches in height and weighing around 155lbs. He was last seen wearing a green hoodie, dark jeans, dark socks and sandals.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500.