Sheriff: Man who escaped from Oklahoma correctional center considered “armed and dangerous”

HODGEN, Okla. – Authorities in LeFlore County are searching for a man who escaped from a correctional center.

The LeFlore County Sheriff’s office says they are looking for 22-year-old Forest Thomas Devitt.

He is a white man, standing 5’9″ tall and weighing 134 pounds.

He has brown hair, brown eyes and a snowman tattoo on his left arm.

Officials say Devitt is considered armed and dangerous.

Devitt escaped from the Jim Hamilton Correctional Center near the Arkansas border.

If you have any information on his whereabouts, call the jail at (918) 653-7831 or the LeFlore County Sheriff’s Office at (918)- 647-2317.