UPDATE: Inmate apprehended after reportedly escaping in Dover

DOVER, Del. - The Delaware Department of Correction says that an inmate, who absconded from the Morris Community Correctional Center in Dover, was apprehended, on Monday.

According to the Delaware D.O.C., 44-year-old Michael Coker, was apprehended by the Dover Police Department.

He was committed to the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center on an escape after conviction warrant in lieu of $5,000 secured bond.

Coker reportedly walked away on Wednesday, January 3 on a civil contempt charge. Officials said at the time that he failed to return from an approved walk pass and his whereabouts were unknown.

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