A man on the run since being convicted on sex charges in 2016 is in police custody after he was arrested in a library on Thursday.
Tyon Patterson, 41, escaped custody after being convicted on the sex charges in August of 2016.
After being on the run, he was caught during a surveillance operation on Thursday as he was entering the Fulton County Central Library in Atlanta.
Patterson was caught during a joint operation by the U.S. Marshals SE Fugitive Task Force and the Cobb County Sheriff's office Sex Offender Unit.
It is unclear when Patterson is expected in court.
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