Authorities capture escaped prisoner in Johnston County

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Daroyl Little Jr
Daroyl Little Jr
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BENSON, North Carolina (WTVD) -- Law enforcement teams have captured an escaped prisoner in Johnston County.

The North Carolina Department of Public Safety said 23-year-old Daroyl Little Jr. - a minimum custody inmate - was last seen around 1 a.m. Wednesday morning at Greene Correctional Institution.

Little is serving a sentence for habitual felony breaking and entering. His projected release date was November 2018.

Authorities said he was found around 10:30 a.m.

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