A 26-year-old Oahu Community Correctional Center inmate allegedly robbed a 19-year-old man in Makakilo after escaping from the Laumaka Work Furlough Center Sunday.
Michael Salas, 25, was confined to the Laumaka Work Furlough Center and finishing a sentence for second-degree robbery. Salas was last seen before a random headcount was taken at 1:45 a.m. Sunday. Salas was not authorized to be any work furlough leave that day, prison officials said.
Police said the robbery occurred at 1:10 a.m. Monday.
Salas was arrested at 7:45 p.m. Tuesday at a residence in Waianae, police said.
Salas now faces possible charges of escape and robbery.
Department of Public officials said Salas’ parole hearing was supposed to held in September.