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CAPTURED: Eric Mason is back in custody after escaping from Beckley

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BECKLEY - UPDATE:

The West Virginia Division of Corrections issued a news release on Thursday, May 22, 2014 that Eric Mason was back in custody.  Mason was not present during the 4 p.m. count at the Beckley Correctional Center on May 15.  Details on how Mason was re-captured have not been released.


The search is on Thursday, for an inmate from the Beckley Correctional Facility.

Corrections officers say Eric Mason was not present for the 4 p.m. inmate count.

He is in jail on breaking and entering, grand larceny, as well as forgery and uttering charges.

Mason has brown hair and blue eyes.  He has several tattoos including a joker on his right calf.

If you've seen Mason, do not approach him.   Call police.