UPDATE: Wanted inmate extradited to Del. after arrest in Md

Fred Williamson, 23, of Magnolia

An inmate was brought back to Delaware after authorities say he was arrested in Maryland following his escape from a local correctional facility.

The Delaware Department of Corrections says on Friday, 23-year-old Fred Williamson, of Magnolia, was extradited to Delaware after he was taken into custody by the Baltimore City Police Department. 

Williamson was wanted by the Delaware DOC for escape after he did not return to the Sussex Community Corrections Center (SCCC), in Georgetown, from an an approved work pass in January. 

The 23-year-old was serving time for civil contempt.

Williamson was turned over to the Sussex Correctional Institution  on a escape after conviction warrant in lieu of $5,000 cash bail.

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