A 31 year-old Silver Creek man, Herbert Sebastian Shiflett, has been charged with escape after police said he failed to turn himself in following a conviction on November 3rd of this year.

Reports said that Shiflett was sentenced 12 months and was have supposed to turn himself in on November 5th.

He was found hiding out in a home on Daniel Street this week.

Shiflett is charged with felony escape and failure to appear.