TOP LEFT: Photo released by CSC of Roderick Muchikekwanape. Photo released by Bellingham Police of Muchikekwanape at a Chevron gas station in Washington on Oct. 30, 2020.

TOP LEFT: Photo released by CSC of Roderick Muchikekwanape. Photo released by Bellingham Police of Muchikekwanape at a Chevron gas station in Washington on Oct. 30, 2020.

Escaped Mission Institution prisoner back in Canadian custody after capture by U.S. Marshals

Roderick Muchikekwanape walked out of Mission Minimum Security Institution on Oct. 29, 2020

Roderick Muchikekwanape is back in Canadian custody after being nabbed by U.S. marshals following his escape from Mission Minimum Security Institution.

U.S. authorities arrested Muchikekwanape in a California hospital on Mar. 27 after being on the lam for nearly five months. He had walked out of the minimum security facility on Oct. 29, 2020.

“On Nov. 10, 2021, Muchikekwanape was returned to the custody of the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC),” they said in a press release. “CSC is conducting an investigation into the circumstances of the incident.

“Ensuring the safety and security of institutions, staff and public remains the highest priority in the operations of the federal correctional system.”

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