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Prisoner escapes from Cotton County jail, quickly apprehended

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol confirms that a prisoner that escaped from the Cotton County jail is now back in custody.

Robert Lee Turk was arrested on a DUI on Saturday and held on an out of state warrant.  The call of his escape came to OHP at around 5 p.m. today.  Police say he removed his orange jumpsuit and escaped wearing his blue boxers.  Turk was arrested about 1 hour later near Walters.

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