Alaska State Troopers seek escapee from Ketchikan jail

    A mugshot of Samantha Wright.

    Ketchikan, Alaska (KINY) - Alaska State Troopers are on the hunt for a young woman they say escaped custody this week.

    Troopers say Samantha Wright escaped from Ketchikan Correctional Center on Wednesday at approximately 3:45 p.m. 

    Wright is 24 years old, 5 foot 8 inches, 135 lbs, with blonde hair and blue eyes.  '

    She was last seen wearing a navy blue shirt with a unicorn emblem on the front, gray pants, brown boots, and wearing a cloth mask. 

    Her original charges are Theft 4, Theft 3, and Theft 2.

    Please call the Alaska State Troopers dispatch at  907-225-5118 if she is seen.

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