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Delaware Inmate Back in Custody

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Jonathan Santiago (Photo Courtesy: Delaware DOC) Jonathan Santiago (Photo Courtesy: Delaware DOC)

SMYRNA, Del. – The Delaware Department of Correction says a man who failed to return from an authorized pass in 2013 is back in custody.

Jonathan Santiago failed to return from an authorized pass issued by the Morris Community Corrections Center in Dover in September, 2013. After fleeing Delaware, Santiago was arrested in Maryland and prosecuted in Kent County, Md., on theft charges for which he received an 18-month prison sentence.

Upon the completion of his Maryland sentence, Santiago was extradited back to Delaware and was returned on Dec. 22, 2014 by State Detectives from the Delaware Department of Justice. He was charged by the Department of Correction with escape after conviction and violation of probation, and was taken to the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center, where he remains.

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