Prisoner Walks Off, Recaptured

Meridian, Miss.

Meridian police say a prisoner walked off a work detail Wednesday, but was back in custody a short time later.

Officials say Everette Horner walked off around 12:10 p.m. in the area of Bonita Lakes and was seen running toward the area of Sam’s Club.

Police say they were able to track Horner to his residence nearby and he was back in custody around 1:30 p.m.

Horner was charged with escaping custody and returned to jail.