A South Dakota inmate who was placed on escape status after leaving a Rapid City work center is back in custody.
Christopher Bowen was arrested Oct. 9 in Kandiyohi County, Minn., according to the South Dakota Department of Corrections.
Authorities are looking for an inmate who left the Rapid City Community Work Center without authorization.
Thirty-eight-year-old Christopher Bowen was placed on escape status Friday morning, according to the South Dakota Department of Corrections.
Bowen is a white male. He is five-feet-ten inches tall and weighs 180 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.
He is serving a 4-year, 9-month sentence for possession of a controlled substance from Brown County.
Leaving a non-secure correctional facility without authorization is a felony punishable by up to 5 years in prison.
Anyone who sees Bowen is asked to contact law enforcement.