Man who escaped from Arizona mental institution arrested in Dickinson

DICKINSON, N.D. - A violent sex offender, who escaped from a mental health institution in Arizona last week was captured in Dickinson Thursday evening.

Dickinson police say U.S. marshals told them where to find 37-year-old Randy Layton.

After a short standoff, police took Layton and his accomplice, Amber Wilson into custody just after 6 o'clock.