HEAVENER, Okla. (KNWA) - An escaped inmate from Missouri stole a Heavener, Oklahoma police vehicle and crashed it north of the city and is on the run.
According to the Heavener Ledger, the inmate is identified as Travis Davis, 30, who was being held for various charges including kidnapping, endangering the welfare of a minor, domestic assault, resisting arrest and parole violation.
Davis was found missing from his cell block in the Pettis County Jail in Missouri late Sunday, March 10. A search of the jail was initiated and evidence of an escape was found.>
In Oklahoma, Davis kidnapped a woman and was being held by two prison guards until police arrived, according to the Heavener Ledger. Davis then allegedly escaped and stole a Heavener Police unit and crashed north of Heavener.
Law enforcement is currently searching for Davis. Officers are searching for him between Heavener and Howe.
Davis is described as a white male, 6' tall and 150 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes. He has several tattoos including an eye within a triangle on the front of his neck. He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and grey pants.>
Area schools are reportedly on lockdown.