ALTUS, Okla._Tryvieon Patterson, 21, has been charged with second-degree robbery and with escaping from the Department of Corrections.
Police said Patterson escaped the Altus work center last week, where he was serving time for several unrelated felonies. He's accused of pulling a woman from her van then crashing the vehicle into a tree near Olustee, Ok. He was arrested after police found him hiding under a bridge. Investigators are now trying to determine if he's also a suspect in a recent burglary.
Patterson is expected back in court April 23.