CHICAGO (CBS) — An inmate who escaped from the Indiana State Prison in Michigan City on Wednesday has been captured.

Thomas Hornett, 39, walked away from a work detail on prison grounds Wednesday afternoon.

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The Indiana Department of Corrections said he was tracked to a vacant home in Beverly Shores. Officials said he broke into the home after he escaped.

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Hornett surrendered shortly after midnight when confronted by members of the IDOC Fugitive Apprehension Unit, Indiana State Police, and local police.

Officials said Hornett will face new felony charges as a result of his escape.

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IDOC records indicate Hornett was in prison for a 2018 burglary conviction, and has previous convictions for theft, receiving stolen property, and burglary.