RICE LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say they’ve arrested a 20-year-old man who escaped from a correctional camp in west-central Wisconsin.
The Barron County Sheriff’s Department said Sunday that Kaeden Dumholt was arrested Saturday morning in northwest Wisconsin after a report of a suspicious man south of Rice Lake. The department says a deputy recognized a man found in the area as Dumholt, who authorities say escaped from Black River Correctional Center earlier this month.READ MORE: Judge Denies Media Requests For Cameras At Hearing For Kim Potter, Officer Charged In Daunte Wright's Death
The sheriff’s department says it later determined Dumholt was tied to a stolen vehicle from Eau Claire that crashed in the area where he was found.READ MORE: Joseph Ness Charged With Murdering Older Sister In Family's Chanhassen Home
Dumholt is also accused of taking part in a home invasion in Sawyer County days after his escape, and being involved a high-speed chase.
According to the sheriff’s department, Dumholt was being held at Sawyer County Jail.MORE NEWS: Police In Twin Cities Investigating Thefts Of COVID Vaccine, Social Media Videos Showing Man Taking Vials
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