Authorities say the escaped inmate from an Ellis County facility has been caught.
67-year-old David Weldon Rowe was on a work detail under supervision near Lone Elm Road and Meadow Court Monday morning when he disappeared.
Rowe was being held as an inmate for non-violent driving while intoxicated.
He was found near Cox Road.
Authorities and canine units searched for Rowe throughout the afternoon and asked residents of the area to stay inside their homes with their doors locked.
Avoid Fm 1446 near Hoyt Rd. Sheriff's office is searching for an escaped trustee.— Ellis County Citizen (@EllisCitizen) June 12, 2017