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Minimum-security inmate missing in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities are searching for a state prison inmate missing in Sioux Falls.

State corrections officials say 43-year-old Geoffrey Peterson went to his work release job Monday and failed to return to a minimum-security unit at the State Penitentiary.

Peterson is serving five years behind bars for a fifth-offense drunken driving conviction in Minnehaha County.

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