Middletown escapee caught

Donald Fugate / Courtesy Middletown Police
Donald Fugate / Courtesy Middletown Police

(MIDDLETOWN, OH) -- A man is back in police custody after he temporarily escaped.

Donald Fugate escaped from Middletown Municipal Court around 11 a.m. Monday, where he was appearing on drug abuse and falsification charges.

He was located a short time later in the area of Main St. and Manchester Ave. inside of a factory. He was arrested without incident and transported back to the jail.

He will now face an additional charge of felony escape.