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ST. CHARLES PARISH, La. -- Authorities captured a man who escaped from the Nelson Coleman Correctional Center, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office.

Around 4:30 a.m., Charles Conrad, who was working in the kitchen, escaped from the jail by scaling a fence by a dumpster, the sheriff's office said.

The announcement of his capture came at 2:30 p.m.

A Kenner police spokesman said Conrad was located by police inside of a room at the Travel Best Hotel located at 2240 Veterans Blvd. in Kenner.

Erica Williams was also arrested in connection with the case at her home in Kenner.

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