Inmate who escaped from Indiana State Prison captured in Beverly Shores

Inmate who escaped from Indiana State Prison captured in Beverly Shores

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. (WLS) — An inmate who escaped from the Indiana State Prison in Michigan City, Indiana has been taken into custody, police said.

Travis Hornett, 39, escaped from a work detail on prison grounds at 11:10 a.m. Michigan City police said he was apprehended Wednesday night in Beverly Shores by Indiana State Police, Indiana Department of Corrections staff and the Michigan City Police Department.

Hornett was charged with burglary, and sentenced on September 14, 2018, to serve five years.

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Published at Thu, 11 Jul 2019 13:06:39 +0000