Published reports indicate the convicted murder who escaped Sunday night from the Ionia Correctional Facility in Michigan was captured this evening in LaPorte County. Few details have been made available at this time, but 40 year old Michael David Elliot has reportedly been apprehended.
ABC News reports prior to being captured, authorities were searching door-to-door in Middlebury for Elliot after a Jeep investigators believe Elliot used as a getaway was found in the town abandoned. Lt. Troy Allen, with the Michigan State Police, says multiple agencies were involved in the search. No further information has been made available at this time.