Charges filed against inmate after escape

HOUSTON /*Arcade Comeaux*/ now faces felony escape and two aggravated kidnapping charges. Comeaux somehow got hold of a gun and overpowered two guards during a medical transport on November 30. He was on the run for a week before he was found hiding in a bus barn in northeast Houston.

Several guards have been fired. Investigators are still looking into how he was able to get the gun.

Copyright © 2021 KTRK-TV. All Rights Reserved.