Inmate Back in Police Custody After Escaping Prison
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Winston Walker, the man who escaped the Bahamas Department of Corrections on Wednesday was captured early Thursday morning without incident.
The Jamaican national was spotted walking in the early morning hours in the Sea Breeze area, which is not far from the facility, after residents saw a “prowler” on a property.
Officers of Operation Ceasefire responded and arrested the 30-year-old escapee after 1 am.
Walker, accused of attempted murder, armed robbery and attempted armed robbery, escaped the remand unit of the facility, causing alarm.
Officials still have not revealed how Walker escaped the prison.