DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – An inmate who escaped as a bailiff was transporting him from Frank Crowley to Lew Sterrett for booking on Monday evening has been found and is back in police custody.

The suspect, a 21 year-old Hispanic male, took off running in handcuffs away from the officer. He was able to flee the immediate area, according to the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department.

The Sheriff’s Department has the identity of the suspect and was actively looking for him based on prior criminal history. He was arrested early Tuesday.