Inmate Escapes from State Hospital

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Jamestown, ND – An inmate has escaped from a ND Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation funded addiction treatment unit at the North Dakota State Hospital in Jamestown.

It happened around 3:30 p.m. on Thursday. The State Highway Patrol says Desiree Marie McKay, 33, was in a fenced outdoor enclosure at the treatment facility when she escaped.

A vehicle was reported stolen around the same time in Jamestown. It is a white, 2001 Chevrolet Tahoe with Chrome Rims and ND license 917BCE.

McKay has ties to Jamestown, Bismarck, New England and Ft. Totten, ND. She is 130 pounds, has short brown hair and brown eyes. She has a tattoo of a rose on her right and left hands and her left bicep area. She was last seen wearing a medium blue t-shirt, khaki shorts and red frame glasses.

The Highway Patrol says if you spot her or the stolen Tahoe, do not approach her. Call 911.

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