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Prison escapee surrenders, recaptured near Green Sea

Source: HCPD Source: HCPD
Horry County, SC -

COLUMBIA, SC (WMBF) - An inmate who escaped from the Walden Pre-Release Center Sunday morning surrendered to police and was recaptured Monday morning near the Green Sea area, according to the Horry County Police Department

Franklin Graham, 28, was serving seven years for a 2nd degree burglary charge out of Horry County. 

Officers from HCPD, the State Law Enforcement Division, and the U.S. Marshall's Fugitive Task Force were searching the Green Sea area and were catching up to Graham when he surrendered to tehm on Fair Bluff Highway at about 11 a.m. Monday, according to a Facebook post from HCPD.

According to a wanted flier, Graham is considered a non-violent offender and an investigation and apprehension efforts began after his escape Sunday.

Walden Correctional, located in Columbia, SC, is considered a minimum security facility.

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