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Prison escapee caught and returned to prison

Prison escapee caught and returned to prison

LOWER PROVIDENCE TWP., Pa. - Officials say an inmate at the Montgomery County Correctional Facility is facing additional charges after an escape attempt.

The District Attorney says this past Monday Raehib Hankerson, who was outside participating in yard activities, managed to crawl through fencing and fled the area.

Within a few hours Hankerson was located hiding in some brush in Lower Providence Township.

He was taken back into custody and is again being held at Montgomery County Correctional Facility.


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