Subject escapes police custody, gets recaptured

The Columbia County Sheriff told us about an escape from the Claverack Town Court.

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It happened Tuesday around 5 p.m., the sheriff said.

The subject escaped the town court after being remanded to the custody of the sheriff.
After a search the suspect was found in the town of Claverack and taken into custody once again.
At this time there is no threat to the public, the sheriff said.