Search for Convicted Murderer in Fifth Day, Possible Sighting in Grant County

Published 06/25 2014 06:27PM

Updated 06/25 2014 06:32PM

PINE BLUFF, AR - Law enforcement expanding the search area for a convicted killer who walked away from a Pine Bluff prison facility over the weekend.

Timothy Buffington has been on the run since Saturday.

A slew of law enforcement agencies, some one horseback others using hound dogs were combing the woods late last night searching for 47-year-old Timothy Buffington, a convicted murderer.

One resident called 911 after she saw a man she believed to be Buffington wearing dark clothes and a hat ducked down in a ditch near her home.

In a rural community possible sightings of a convicted murder whose on the run causing for some tense times for folks who live there.

Law enforcement urging residents to use caution when going about their daily routines.

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