Home
About
Agencies
Agency RSS
Agency
Listservs
Archives
Multimedia
Subscribe
Contact

State Prison Inmate Back In Custody





February 22, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Prison Inmate Back In Custody

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- A state prison inmate placed on escape status after failing to return to prison from a job furlough Tuesday is back in custody.

Inmate Salathiel Pointer was arrested by Sioux Falls Police and was returned to the South Dakota State Penitentiary early this morning.

Pointer was supposed to return to the Sioux Falls Community Work Center late Tuesday afternoon following the job furlough. Escape procedures were enacted once Pointer failed to return at the designated time.

                                                                           -30-