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Prisoner Michael Elliot Charged With Kidnapping, Carjacking, Escape

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IONIA, Mich. (WLNS) - Charges have been filed against Michael Elliot, the prisoner who escaped Sun., Feb. 2 from an Ionia prison.

Elliot is charged with kidnapping, carjacking and escape.

The Ionia County District Court says charges were filed Monday while authorities were still hunting for Michael David Elliot. He was captured Monday night in a stolen car in LaPorte County, Ind., more than 150 miles from the Ionia prison.

Elliot is accused of escaping through two prison fences Sunday night and then carjacking a Jeep with a woman inside.

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