November 14, 2018 12:33 pm
Updated: November 14, 2018 12:34 pm

Escaped inmate from Saskatchewan healing lodge captured

Correctional Service of Canada said Joely Lambourn, who escaped from a healing lodge in Saskatchewan, has been caught.

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A woman who escaped from a Saskatchewan healing lodge has been captured.

Correctional Service of Canada said in a tweet Wednesday that Joely Lambourn was apprehended.

READ MORE: Inmate escapes from healing lodge near Maple Creek, Sask.

No other details have been released at this time.

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Lambourn, 45, was not accounted for during a head count on Nov. 9 at the Okimaw Ohci Healing Lodge near Maple Creek.

She is serving a two year, six month sentence for dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, and being unlawfully at large.

A cyclist was killed near Okotoks, Alta., in May 2015 after being struck by the vehicle Lambourn was driving.

READ MORE: What to know about healing lodges

Okimaw Ohci Healing Lodge is a multi-level security federal institution.

It was recently in the news after convicted child killer Terri-Lynne McClintic was transferred to the facility. She has since been moved back to a women’s prison.

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