YANKTON, S.D. (AP) – Authorities are looking for a South Dakota inmate who drove away from a work site in a state-owned pickup.
State Department of Corrections officials say 28-year-old Richard Barela left the Yankton site Friday in a 2007 Chevy pickup. He has been placed on escape status. Barela is serving a six-year prison sentence for possession of a controlled substance out of Hughes County.
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