Virginia police on Monday apprehended a suspect who escaped from a psychiatric hospital.
Virginia State Police (VSP) said 32-year-old Michael Lee Malone, who also went by the aliases Christopher Feagin and Christopher Feagih, escaped from Eastern State Hospital in Williamsburg, Virginia.
James City County Police “have been alerted to an individual matching the description of 32-year-old Christopher Feagin inside a convenience store in the 6400 block of Richmond Rd/Route 60,” VSP said in a Facebook post on Tuesday. “James City County Police and State Police responded immediately and arrested nearby Feagin without incident.”
Authorities are dealing with Feagin on a warrant for escaping from hospital, VSP said.
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Further investigation revealed that Feagin’s real name is Michael Lee Corey Malone.
Authorities believe Feagin escaped from the hospital around 1:40 a.m. Monday, but did not say how.
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He faces numerous criminal charges dating back to March 2021 for violation of probation, simple assault on a first responder, public masturbation, property damage inside and outside the prison and several counts of possession. unauthorized use of a deadly weapon, according to Virginia Beach records under the name “Christopher”. Fegin.”
Authorities are asking anyone with information to call VSP at 757-424-6800 or email email@example.com.