Police have apprehended both of the men they say escaped from an D.C. area hospital on Wednesday.
Authorities say 29-year old Christopher Taylor and 49-year old Eric Calvin Rucker were taken into custody around 12 p.m. Thursday. Both men allegedly escaped from the United Medical Center Psychiatric Ward on Southern Avenue in Southeast, D.C. a day earlier.
Taylor was wanted by the Montgomery County Police Department for a robbery. Officials say Rucker was wanted by the U.S. Marshals Service for a parole violation.
The MPD is seeking the public’s assistance in locating two suspects that escaped from the secure area of a hospital: Christopher Taylor, 29 (Left) Eric Calvin Rucker, 49 (Right). Seen them? Call 202-727-9099/text 50411 pic.twitter.com/FAL59RVUAQ— DC Police Department (@DCPoliceDept) May 17, 2018