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A Wadena County jail inmate is on the lam after escaping from a Sentenced to Serve crew this morning in Verndale, Minn.

The Wadena County Sheriff's Office is looking for Daniel John Gesino, 48, after he walked away from the STS crew around 10:15 a.m. Friday.


Gesino was last seen wearing a black Washington Redskins jacket and camouflage pants. Court files indicate Gesino is from the Aldrich area.

Gesino was being held in Wadena County jail on a gross misdemeanor DWI.

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