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CAUGHT: Armed robbery suspect who escaped custody Friday morning apprehended

Phoenix Escaped Armed Robbery Suspect
Posted at 9:04 AM, Oct 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-22 16:03:56-04

PHOENIX — Phoenix police have found a suspect who escaped custody early Friday morning.

The Phoenix Police Department initially made the announcement on Twitter saying an armed robbery suspect, identified as 20-year-old Tyler Woodward, escaped around 1 a.m. from a police facility near Central and Elwood streets.

Police said he was known to cover his tattoos with makeup.

Phoenix police did not release any further details.