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Inmate Escapes From McAlester Correctional Center

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Authorities say an inmate has escaped the Jackie Brannon Correctional Center in McAlester.
Prison security chief Rick Caywood told the McAlester News-Capitol ( ) that 27-year-old Kenneth Hammick II disappeared Thursday between the 6:30 a.m. and the 8:30 a.m. head count.

Caywood says Hammick is considered armed and dangerous.
The Department of Corrections Web site shows Hammick was serving a four-year sentence for a 2011 drug conviction in Cherokee County.

Hammick is 5 ft. 11 in. tall and weighing about 154 pounds. He has multiple tattoos, including two on his neck stating "RIP" and "Bad Boy."

Anyone with information on Hammick's whereabouts, call the Department of Corrections hotline at 866-363-1119.

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