Elwood Veney back in custody after escape

eney is serving a five-year prison sentence. Photo: Anne Arundel County Police

An Anne Arundel County inmate who escaped from police custody Tuesday afternoon has been found.

Elwood Veney was taken back into custody Wednesday after he escaped from work detail in the Generals Highway area. He was last seen running in the direction of the Annapolis Mall.

Veney is serving five years in prison on charges of robbery with a deadly weapon.