Law Officers Search For Inmate Who Walked Away From The Lexington Correctional Center

Monday, March 8th 2021, 12:43 pm
By: News 9

LEXINGTON, Oklahoma -

Law officers are searching for an inmate who walked away from the Lexington Correctional Center, the Oklahoma Department of Corrections reported.

Matthew L. Perry was absent from a headcount around noon on Sunday. As of Monday, Perry is still at large, the corrections department said.

Perry is a 31-year-old white male who stands about 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs about 215 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes.

Perry is serving a 20-year sentence on multiple convictions including forgery and possession of a controlled dangerous substance with intent to distribute.

Anyone with information about Perry's whereabouts is asked to call ODOC at 405-425-2570 or toll-free at 866-363-1119 or email