DURHAM, N.C. (WBTV) - A North Carolina inmate who escaped from a work release assignment in Durham Monday night has been arrested.
According to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety, 42-year-old Robert Terrell, a minimum-security inmate from Orange Correctional Center, was caught and arrested around 2:20 a.m. by Durham police.
Terrell was stopped at Cornwallis Road at South Roxboro Street in Durham. Officials say he was driving a car stolen from his mother.
Terrell is serving a six-and-a-half year sentence as a habitual felon and was due for release in August 2020.