Storey County law enforcement is seeking the whereabouts of Jeremy James Morales.
At 1:30 a.m. Monday, Morales escaped from the Storey County Jail in Virginia City. According to Storey County Sheriff's Office Morales had been hiding in the shadows when the detention deputy performed a cell check he was able to lock the deputy in the cell and escape the facility.
Morales is a 38 year old white male, 5-feet 11-inches. He weighs about 220 pounds, with brown hair and eyes.
He was last seen wearing horizontal striped jail clothing with Storey County Inmate stenciled across the back.
Morales had …