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An Inmate Has Escaped Custody And Is Loose In Wadena


UPDATE (10/29/19 7:00 pm): The suspect has been apprehended.

ORIGINAL STORY: According to the Wadena County Sheriff’s Office, an inmate is on the loose in Wadena after escaping custody while being transported to a court appearance.

Ryan Paul Petro, age 34, is dressed in an orange shirt and is handcuffed. He is considered dangerous and was last seen in the area of Colfax Ave SE.