- Category: Canada News
- Published Friday, January 1, 2016
- CTV News
WINNIPEG - A prisoner is back behind bars after a brief escape in Winnipeg on Thursday afternoon.
Correctional Service Canada says Jacques Larente had escaped during an escorted medical leave from the Stony Mountain Institution just before 3 p.m.
Winnipeg police were notified and they arrested Larente at about 4:40 p.m..
Officials from Correctional Service Canada and Stony Mountain are conducting a joint investigation to determine how Larente was able to escape his guards.