CHICAGO (CBS) — Authorities in Michigan City, Indiana, said an inmate escaped from the Indiana State Prison Wednesday morning.

The inmate, Travis Hornett, is a white Hispanic male who is 5’4 and 160 lbs. He has brown hair and brown eyes.

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According to the Michigan City Police department, Hornett fled during a work detail on prison grounds and is believed to still be in the area. He was wearing khaki clothes when he escaped.

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Indiana Department of Corrections records indicate Hornett was in prison for a 2018 burglary conviction, and has previous convictions for theft, receiving stolen property, and burglary.

Authorites said Hornett is to be considered dangerous.

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Anyone who may have seen him or have information on his whereabouts is asked to call 911 to provide information.