November 24, 2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Offender Trevor Chipps placed on escape status
RAPID CITY, S.D.- A state prison offender has been placed on escape status.
Offender Trevor Chipps left his community assignment in Rapid City without authorization Nov. 23 and failed to return to the Rapid City Minimum Center at the scheduled time.
Chipps is a 38-year-old Native American male. He is 5-feet-9-inches tall and weighs approximately 180 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.
Chipps is currently serving sentences for possession of a controlled substance from Minnehaha County and distribution of a controlled substance from Pennington County.
Failure to return to custody following an assignment constitutes second degree escape, a Class 5 felony punishable by up to 5 years in prison.
If you see Chipps or know of his whereabouts, please contact law enforcement immediately.