Tangipahoa Parish authorities are searching for an inmate they say escaped from jail Thursday afternoon.

In a Crime Stoppers press release issued Friday afternoon, Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office officials said Terrence Brewer, 25, in jail on a criminal damage and burglary charge, had escaped.

TPSO didn't say how Brewer was able to escape, but said it happened around 2 p.m. Thursday.

Anyone with information on Brewer's whereabouts should contact Crime Stoppers at 800-554-5245.