Man escapes from prison, makes getaway in city vehicle

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Dino Chaves. Department of Corrections

WAURIKA, Okla. – Authorities believe a man who recently escaped from an Oklahoma prison is headed to Oklahoma City.

Jefferson County officials told KSWO that Dino Chaves was able to escape from the Waurika Community Work Center, a minimum security prison.

Chaves was also able to make his getaway in a city vehicle.

Authorities say Chaves was last seen driving a white Ford pickup truck with “The City of Waurika” written on the side.

Investigators tell KSWO that Chaves may be heading to Oklahoma City to see his girlfriend.

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