MILTON — An inmate who escaped from an Arkansas prison was arrested Saturday morning after he was found sleeping near Interstate 10.
Santa Rosa County sheriff's deputies responded to a suspicious person call about 7:30 a.m. near I-10 and the Archie Glover Boar Ramp, according to a press release from the Sheriff's Office.They found Christopher Baggett, 46, sleeping under some palm trees.
With no way to escape, Baggett said, "You got me," to the surrounding deputies when they woke him, the press release said.
Before the call, deputies recovered a stolen vehicle from Arkansas in the same area. Baggett is suspected of stealing the vehicle, according to the Sheriff's Office.
Baggett was taken to the county jail.