JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An inmate who escaped from a Mississippi
work center June 24 has been captured in Illinois.
The Mississippi Department of Corrections says Charles Ray
Warren was taken back into custody without incident Friday evening
in Lombard, Ill.
Warren will face felony escape charges when he's returned to
He was serving a 5-year sentence for his conviction in Hinds
County for vehicle theft and malicious mischief. He escaped from a
Simpson County work center.
MDOC investigators worked with the Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive
Task Force in Oxford, Miss., to find where Warren had gone after
escaping. He was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service.