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Authorities searching for inmate who walked away from work crew in Phoenix

Posted August 29

— Authorities are searching for an inmate who walked away from a work crew in Phoenix on Monday, according to the Arizona Department of Corrections.

ADC says Christina Felix walked away from a supervised off-site work crew near the area of Interstate 10 and 48th Street.

Felix was sentenced to 2.5 years out of Pinal County for attempted theft means of transportation. Authorities say she was admitted to Arizona State Prison Complex Perryville on April 12.

ADC says they have dispatched its fugitive apprehension and chase units to find Felix.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety, Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, and the Phoenix and Tempe police departments are helping in the search.

Anyone who has any information on Felix's whereabouts is asked to call 9-1-1.

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