Two escaped Winnebago Correctional Center inmates captured

Posted at 8:17 PM, Jun 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-19 21:27:59-04

Two inmates that escaped the Winnebago Correctional Center Monday were captured in Dane County, according to Oshkosh Police. 

James Heather and Alexander Weinmann escaped the minimum security facility between midnight and 7 a.m.

Heather was sentenced to prison for Possession of Meth and Weinmann was in prison for Criminal Damage to Property.

Police canceled the search Tuesday saying the two were taken into custody and thanked the Dane County Sheriff’s Department for assisting in the search. 

 Police did not say where or how the inmates were captured.