Update: Pulaski County Inmate Escapee Caught in Missouri

Published 08/26 2014 12:14PM

Updated 09/23 2014 03:56PM

Anael Castro-Hernandez - newer photo - 2014
Anael Castro-Hernandez - newer photo - 2014
Update (September 23):
LITTLE ROCK, AR - The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that escaped inmate Anael Castro-Hernandez is back in police custody after he was captured in Kansas City, Missouri by the US Marshals Fugitive Task Force. 

Hernandez, an accused rapist escaped from police custody on August 25 while being transported to receive a mental health evaluation.

Original Story (August 25):
 
LITTLE ROCK, AR - A reward is being offered for information leading deputies with the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office to an escaped jail inmate.

Anael Castro-Hernandez, 30, has not been seen since he was spotted in woods near Interstate Park on the city's south side Monday morning. 

There is a reward up to $1,000 from Central Arkansas CrimeStoppers for information leading to his capture.

The tip-line number is (501) 340-TIPS (8477).  

See the attached flyer for more information on the escapee.

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