Inmate Caught One Day After Leaving Work Detail Site

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(Shelby Co., TN) The Shelby County Corrections Center inmate who walked away from his work detail at the Lichterman Nature Center in east Memphis Tuesday was caught Wednesday.

Daniel Webster was found at an apartment complex in the 1500 hundred block of Parkway View.

Webster kicked out a third-story window and tried to jump when officers showed up, but was brought back inside. He then surrendered without incident.

Webster was part of a three-man crew doing landscaping work at the nature center. Supervisors reported him missing at about 12:40 p.m. Tuesday.

He is serving a four-year sentence for theft of property and vandalism.