Britt Chadvurn Privatte, 40, faced charges in multiple jurisdictions for burglary, theft and bank robbery, the Houston Chronicle said Monday. He was discovered missing about 1 p.m. Sunday by jail officers. They said he may have scaled a wall in the jail's recreation area and cut through a fence to gain access to the jail's roof. How he escaped from there is unclear.
Police cautioned Privatte should be considered dangerous. A $1,000 reward for information related to his capture has been issued.