Chicago man who escaped Vandalia prison captured
The man from Rogers Park who escaped from a prison has been caught.
Marcus Battice escaped from downstate Vandalia correctional center Tuesday afternoon.
That prison is about 245 miles south of Chicago.
He was in prison for possessing a stolen vehicle, and he was eligible for parole in January.
He was caught at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday about 3 and half miles from the prison.
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