ROBESON COUNTY, N.C. (WBTW) — A man arrested for violating parole after a weapons conviction who escaped from a confinement center in Lumberton Sunday evening is back in custody, according to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Correctional staff and law enforcement officers were looking for James Nicholas Jacobs, who was discovered missing about 8 p.m. from the Robeson Confinement in Response to Violation Center in Lumberton, NCDPS said.

He was found about 4:35 p.m. in a trailer in Lumber River State Park, according to the NCDPS.

He was serving a 90-day sentence for a violation of his post-release supervision on a 2021 conviction of possession of a firearm by a felon, NCDPS said. He was scheduled to be released on Oct. 4.

Anyone with information about Jacobs or the escape is asked to call the Robeson CRV at 910-618-5535.

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