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Prisoner back behind bars after a week on the run

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

One prisoner is back behind bars after spending nearly a week on the run. Marcus Benton is now at the Coastal State Prison after escaping from the Coastal Transitional Center last week.

A deputy spotted Benton in West Savannah after several concerned citizens told police where he was hiding.

Benton is now being charged with escaping from custody.

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