Walter Ray Dutton has been officially returned to the Alabama prison system where he will be continuing to serve his fourth stint. He is awaiting transfer to the Kilby receiving center and then a permanent assignment. Dutton’s official release date, barring any parole, is April 3, 2031.
From August 24th: Franklin County native Walter Ray Dutton has been arrested and charged with First Degree Escape. Dutton, now reportedly living in Town Creek, has arrests going back at least 15 years. Most charges against the 40 year old Dutton are drug related. He will now have to appear before a district judge who will decide if Dutton qualifies for a bond and remains in the Franklin County Detention Center at this time where three other members of his family are also incarcerated.