UPDATE  5/28 9:03 am

An escaped prisoner is nabbed in West Kendall.

Miami-Dade police confirming the suspect, identified as 21-year-old Jeremy Rojas, was recaptured at SW 142nd Avenue and 100th Street.

The safety perimeter at Claude Pepper Elementary has been lifted and the school is reopen for students and staff.


Miami-Dade Police are investigating the escape of a prisoner this morning.

Police Spokesman Alvaro Zabaleta says the incident happened at the Hammocks District Station at 10000 Southwest 142nd Avenue, Miami-Dade Police.

No other information is immediately known.

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