Inmate found after escaping from Pasquotank County Courthouse

ELIZABETH CITY, NC (WITN) - An inmate has been found after escaping from a courthouse Monday morning.

Elizabeth City police say Khyree Banks escaped from the Pasquotank County Courthouse around 9:30 a.m. He was wearing a jumpsuit and headed toward Harney Street and Elizabeth Street.

Officers posted an update on their Facebook page about an hour later saying he was found.

He was scheduled to make his first appearance in court. He was facing a felony assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill charge among other charges.