Police Re-Capture Suspect who Escaped

Beloit Police capture a suspect who escaped custody last week.

40-year-old Michael Kane of Beloit escaped from the sally-port at the Beloit Police Department while wearing handcuffs last Thursday. Kane had been placed under arrest earlier in the day at the Adult Probation and Parole Office for a probation violation.

According to a news release, Beloit Police captured Kane today around noon at a residence in the 1200 block of 10th Street in Beloit. Reportedly, a tip from a citizen led to his arrest.

Kane was taken to the Rock County Jail for the probation violation, as well as new charges including felony escape and theft.