LAKE ANDES, S.D. — An inmate who assaulted a correctional officer and escaped from the Charles Mix County Jail is back in custody after a long standoff with law enforcement in Vermillion.
Sheriff’s officials say a car stolen by 19-year-old Jubal Grant was found at a residence in Vermillion about 2 p.m. Thursday. Authorities determined Grant was in the house, but he refused to surrender.
Vermillion police, Clay County sheriff’s deputies, officers from the Division of Criminal Investigation and the South Dakota Highway Patrol worked to resolve the standoff. Grant was taken into custody about 8:30 p.m.