Escaped Ark. inmate captured in North Carolina

The ADC has recaptured inmate Robert Woodward,46, after he escaped from custody back on June 20. (Photo: Arkansas Department of Correction) 

The Arkansas Department of Correction says an inmate has been recaptured after he escaped from a Dermott correctional facility on June 20.

Authorities say Robert Woodward,46, was located in Hendersonville, North Carolina, and taken back into custody late Monday night.

At the time of his escape, Woodward was serving an eight-year prison sentence out of Pulaski County after pleading guilty in February to fleeing.

Woodward will remain in custody in North Carolina until he is returned back to Arkansas.

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