Convicted murderer escapes from prison
Raymond Rouette, seen here in an undated photo provided by Corrections Canada, escaped from custody Thursday while on an escorted trip to Montreal.
Published Friday, February 1, 2013 8:16AM EST
Corrections Canada is warning the public about a murderer who escaped from custody.
Raymond Rouette was serving time at the minimum security federal prison in Ste-Anne-des-Plaines and on Thursday was escorted by guards while on a trip to Montreal.
He managed to escape at 7:30 p.m.
Rouette is a 51-year-old white male, 1.68 m tall and weighs 69 kg (5'6", 152 lb). He has brown eyes, brown hair and a scar on his left eye.
Rouette was convicted of first degree murder in February, 1988.