- Associated Press - Friday, December 25, 2015

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) - A minimum-security state prison inmate who walked away from a correctional facility in Yankton shortly before midnight Christmas Eve is back in custody.

The South Dakota Department of Corrections says 26-year-old Dustin Emery was arrested by the Yankton Police Department on Friday, hours after he left the Yankton Community Work Center.

Emery is serving concurrent sentences for grand theft and possession of a controlled substance out of Yankton County.

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