Connecticut State Police Troop E is investigating the escape of inmate Thomas Anthony Brum, who fled the Cochegan Halfway House sometime overnight.
State police said Brum fled the facility sometime between 11 p.m. Sunday and 1 a.m. Monday.
Brum may be with his girlfriend, identified as Amanda Pavo, who was the last person to visit Brum, and who is wanted in Rhode Island for conspiracy to commit break-and-enter and conspiracy to commit larceny.
Brum is described as a white man standing 5'6" inches tall, weighing 125 pounds with brown hair, a buzz cut, brown eyes and goatee.
He also has a tattoo of a quote, "life is a gamble" on his upper right arm.
State police said Brum may be en route to his girlfriend's house, located on Strugis Drive in Dartmouth, MA.
Local police departments have been notified.
Anyone with information about Brum's whereabouts is asked to call Connecticut State Police Troop E in Montville at 860-848-6550.
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