BREAKING: Recaptured

ROANOKE, Va. (WSET) -- Police say Richard Thomas Hale has been arrested at a residence in Bedford County after escaping from Roanoke Police Saturday night.

They say that based on a tip, Hale was found hiding inside the residence and arrested by Bedford County Deputies Sunday morning.

Roanoke Police have transported hale to Roanoke City Jail where he is being charged with the original Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle warrant and an additional charge of Escape from Police Custody.

After traffic stop Saturday evening, Hale was arrested for an outstanding warrant.  He was placed in police car, but officers returned after collecting additional evidence, he was gone.

Updates to this story : ABC 13


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