UPDATE: Inmate John Feather is back in custody

Minimum-security inmate John Feather has been placed on escape status. (South Dakota Department of Corrections)

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN) - Minimum-security inmate John Feather, who was placed on escape status on Wednesday, is now back in custody.

He failed to report to the community service job site in Rapid City on December 10.

Feather is age 37, 6’3”, and around 180 pounds.

He is serving a 4-year, 9-month sentence for unauthorized ingestion of a controlled substance from Pennington County.