NASH COUNTY, N.C. (WNCN) – The last of five inmates who escaped from the Nash County Detention Center is now back in custody.
Authorities say Laquaris Rashad Battle was apprehended in Hardeeville, South Carolina early Saturday morning during a traffic stop. He is currently in custody at the Jasper County Jail.
Battle and four others broke through a fence and escaped the detention center last Monday afternoon. The others were caught within hours but Battle remained on the run.