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Vance Jail Escapee Recaptured in New York

Posted May 11, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— A murder suspect who broke out of the Vance County jail on Monday is back in custody.

Nathaniel Lewis was arrested in New Rochelle, N.Y. Thursday night.

The FBI Fugitive Task Force assisted local law enforcement in New York to recapture Lewis.

Lewis will be returned to Vance County where he awaits trail on murder, burglary, and robbery charges.