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Prisoner Recaptured After Running Away For 32 Years

by Oba Samuel
Prisoner Recaptured After Running Away For 32 Years

This is how he looks now (Picture: Arkansas Department of Correction via AP)
Prisoner Recaptured After Running Away For 32 Years
No matter how smart a criminal may be, the long arm of the law will always catch up with him.So goes the story of Steven Dishman who ran away from the prison for  32 years has now been recaptured.

According to Metro, Steven Dishman, 60, evaded the authorities since he escaped from prison on May 28, 1985. Prisoner Recaptured After Running Away For 32 Years 

Escaped prisoner recaptured after 32 years on the run

His mugshot taken on December 26, 1984 (Picture: AP)

nce for theft and burglary in Washington County when he managed to get out.

Since then, it is believed he has been living under a different name.

However, it all came to an end when police were apparently tipped off about where he was by somebody who met him five years after he escaped.

 Prisoner Recaptured After Running Away For 32 Years 

He was arrested on Sunday at a house in Springdale, northwest Arkansas, by local police and state troopers.

State police Lieutenant Liz Chapman said he was arrested without incident.

She added that people who may have known Dishman by a different name are being questioned.

Exact details of what led authorities to Dishman and his arrest were not immediately released.

 

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