Police Looking for Escaped Prisoner

(MICHIGAN CITY) – A dangerous inmate escaped from the Indiana State Prison in Michigan City Wednesday morning, authorities say.

Around 11:10 a.m., Travis Hornett left a work detail on prison grounds. He’s believed to still be in the area. Hornett was wearing khaki clothes at the time but may have changed since then.

Hornett, 39, is 5’4” and 160 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

The Michigan City Police Department considers Hornett dangerous. Anyone who sees him should call 911.