The Natrona County Sheriff's Office is looking for an escapee.

Kenneth Ward was being transported by an independent transporting agency, when he escaped at the Independence Rock Rest Area, on State Highway 220, at about 5:40pm on Saturday, August 31st.

He is described as a white male, 6'0", weighing 180 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

Ward was last known to be wearing khaki shorts, a black shirt, flip flops and was handcuffed in front of his body.

He is known to have a violent past.

If you see him, contact the Natrona County Sheriff's Office.