Inmate who walked away from correctional center found in Kansas City
ATOKA COUNTY, Okla. – An inmate who walked away from a minimum-security correctional center has been taken into custody in another state.
According to officials with the Oklahoma Department of Corrections, a correctional security officer noticed 35-year-old Alvaro Rodriguez was missing around 8 a.m. on Oct. 15 at the Mack Alford Correctional Center.
More than a week after he was reported missing, U.S. Marshals found Rodriguez in Kansas City, Kansas.
Rodriguez was serving sentences for possession of a stolen vehicle, possession of a sawed-off shotgun/rifle, drug possession, and committing a felony with a firearm that had its serial number removed.
MACC is a medium- and minimum-security prison for men, and is home to more than 800 inmates.