UPDATE: Sussex Co. escaped inmate captured

1/10 UPDATE: Officials say Samantha Bowe was apprehended by the SCCC Escapee Recovery Team on Wednesday. She is currently being held at the Baylor Women’s Correctional Institution on $10,000 cash bail.


GEORGETOWN, Del. – A search is underway for an inmate who reportedly escaped from the Sussex Community Corrections Center (SCCC) on Saturday.

Officials say that Samantha Bowe deliberately failed to return from an approved work pass, and a warrant for escape after conviction has been issued.

Bowe is 5’0″, 120 pounds, with brown eyes and blonde hair. She also has a tattoo on one of her left fingers.

Her last known address was in Rehoboth Beach, DE.

Anyone with information regarding Bowe’s whereabouts is asked to call 800-542-9524 or their local police department.

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