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Cotton County Escaped Inmate

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The Cotton County Sheriff's Department, along with several other law enforcement agencies, are searching for inmate Robert Lee Turk.

Authorities said they have narrowed their search to a one mile radius.

Turk escaped from the Cotton County Detention Center around midnight Monday.
He was last seen at the intersection of 1st St. & Kansas St.

Officers have set up a perimeter around the town of Walters, Oklahoma, and are checking every car coming in and going out.

He is described as a 45-year old white bald male with blue eyes.
He was last seen wearing red shorts and a white shirt.

Turk is serving time for two felony charges including shooting with the intent to kill.

This is the third time Robert Lee Turk has escaped from the Cotton County Jail.