Prisoner Apprehended in Lewiston After Escape from Machiasport 

John Phillip Michaud, age 46,has been apprehended by Region 2 Probation Officers in Lewiston.
He will be transported to Androscoggin County Jail.


Michaud escaped from the Downeast Correctional facility in Machiasport Wednesday.

Officials say Michaud is serving a two-year sentence at the minimum security facility for multiple counts of burglary and theft by unlawful taking or transfer.

Michaud’s release date is in May 2015.