Washoe Jail Inmate Captured After Escaping From Hospital

Authorities in Reno who where searching for a jail inmate who escaped while being evaluated at Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center following a suicide attempt, have just caught up with the man.

Nicholas Sanchez, 19, escaped while using the restroom at the hospital around 4:45 p.m.

Officals said that the man was apprehended Friday morning.

Sanchez was in drug court earlier in the day and was ordered to jail by a judge for failing to comply with a court order, Deputy Brooke Keast said.