Escaped inmate back in custody

Escaped inmate back in custody
Mill Creek Correctional Facility inmate Jerry Teixeira (top left) went missing Saturday and State Police believe Lacy Evans (bottom left) helped him drive away. (Photos from Oregon State Police)

STAYTON, Ore. - An inmate who walked away from Mill Creek Correctional Facility

in Salem on Saturday is now in custody at the Marion County Correctional Facility, the Department of Corrections said.

Officers arrested Jerry Teixeira and his alleged accomplice Lacy Evans on Tuesday evening around 10:38 p.m. in Stayton.

Teixeira entered prison on October 1, 2013, on two counts of burglary in the second degree, one count of possession of methamphetamine, one count of delivering methamphetamine, and one count of felon in possession of a firearm out of Marion County.

His earliest release date is September 5, 2015.