Escaped inmate from Wyoming captured in Chesapeake

Posted at 6:32 PM, Feb 05, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-06 00:28:39-05

Chesapeake, Va. --Police say on Tuesday February 5, 2013 they arrested Stephen Francis Stinger. He was an escaped inmate from Wyoming.

Stinger was a work release participant at Cheyenne Transitional Center and failed to return from work in June 2012.

Stinger has been a fugitive for seven months and he was arrested in the Deep Creek section of Chesapeake.

He is now in the Chesapeake Correctional Center awaiting extradition proceedings to Wyoming.

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