Police have found the 20-year-old federal inmate who escaped police custody more than 150 kilometres away.
Fort Saskatchewan RCMP had been looking for Douglas Bruno John, who escaped from a hospital, since 1:40 p.m. Saturday.
John was able to steal an unoccupied truck that was left running at a nearby residence.
At 5 p.m., police located the stolen truck on Highway 29 near St. Paul, Alta. After a short pursuit, police arrested John and recovered the truck. No injuries were reported.
John was serving a sentence at the Edmonton Institution for armed robbery.