Suspect back in custody after escape from LBJ Hospital

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A suspect is back in custody after escaping from authorities at LBJ Hospital early Monday morning.

Harris County Precinct 4 deputies say the suspect was originally arrested at a park.

The suspect was transferred to LBJ Hospital for treatment of a cut to the head. At that point the suspect ran from the hospital.

Deputies believe the suspect may have gotten a ride to a location in Live Oak where he was eventually taken back into custody.

It's not known why the suspect was arrested or any possible charges he may be facing.

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