2 Escaped Inmates Back in Custody in Central Florida

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News Release: Associated Press
August 1, 2014

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say two inmates are back in custody after escaping from a central Florida work release center.

Osceola County Sheriff's deputies say 38-year-old Claudio Poillot and 26-year-old Sixto Martinez-Rodriguez were located Thursday night.

According to deputies, the pair left the Kissimmee Work Release Center Thursday morning to walk to a construction company where they work. The called the Department of Corrections at 6:10 a.m. to let them know they'd arrived at the site. But the owner of the firm notified corrections officials that the inmates were unaccounted for.

Officials didn't say where they found the pair.

Rodriguez's previous charges include grand theft, burglary and drug charges. Poillot was facing burglary, aggravated battery and cocaine possession.

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