Inmate who escaped a Florence detention center Sunday apprehended

Inmate who escaped a Florence detention center Sunday apprehended
Authorities are looking for escaped inmate Layquan Hanley. (Source: SC Department of Corrections)

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Law enforcement officials have apprehended an inmate who escaped from a Florence detention center early Sunday morning.

According to a tweet from the South Carolina Department of Corrections posted Layquan Patrick Hanley was arrested again around 2:55 p.m. Sunday.

He is described as 5-foot-7 and weighing 156 pounds. Information from the SCDC states Hanley, 27, is serving a seven-year sentence for kidnapping. His projected release date is April 1, 2022.

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