Police: Lori Beyus in custody after escaping from York Correctional Institute in Niantic

Authorities say 49-year old Lori Beyus is serving a 51-month sentence for her part in a Milford robbery.

Authorities say 49-year old Lori Beyus is serving a 51-month sentence for her part in a Milford robbery. (4/7/13)

NIANTIC - State police say a woman who escaped from the York Correctional Institute in Niantic this morning has been found.

Authorities say 49-year old Lori Beyus is serving a 51-month sentence for her part in a Milford robbery.

After corrections officers realized Beyus was gone, officials say they placed the prison on lockdown.

Beyus has been caught and is back in police custody. 

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