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Escaped inmate back behind bars

An inmate who escaped from the Bladen Correctional Center in Elizabethtown Tuesday morning is back behind bars. Thirty-two-year-old Hieu Bui walked away from his dorm and scaled a fence around 11:30 a.m. He was serving a six-month misdemeanor sentence for communicating threats. Police caught him shortly after 5:00 p.m. Bui was scheduled to be released in late October. There is no word on any additional charges he may now face.

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