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STRINGTOWN, OK -- An escapee from the Mack Alford Correctional center was captured after about four hours on the run Friday.
The Atoka County Sheriff's Office says 52-year old Larry Roberts was apprehended just after 5:00 Friday evening.
DOC officials said Roberts walked off the property around 1:00 earlier in the afternoon.
He has a lengthy criminal history including assault and battery with a deadly weapon.
Roberts was the fifth escapee from the facility since May.
The Sheriff's Office could not release any more information about his capture.