Search underway for inmate who escaped La Tuna federal prison

Omar Castro escaped from La Tuna prison in Anthony, Texas on June 10.

An inmate from La Tuna federal prison escaped Tuesday evening, according to FBI officials.

Authorities are now searching for Omar Castro, 38, with the help of the U.S. Marshals and other law enforcement agencies.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 915-534-6799.

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