Potosi Prison Inmate Recaptured After Walking Away From St. Louis Hospital

(St. Louis) An inmate from the Potosi Correctional Center who had apparently walked away from a St. Louis area hospital Thursday morning has been recaptured.

Multiple media reports and the St. Louis County Police Department indicate that Tommy Wayne Boyd was serving a 30-year sentence for enticement of a child.

He was receiving medical treatment from Mercy Hospital South when he walked away from the facility.

He was recaptured Thursday night without incident.