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Escaped inmate waives extradition, faces charges in Iowa

Posted: 12:46 PM, Sep 22, 2017
Updated: 2017-09-22 17:59:35Z

Eric Scott, the inmate who escaped custody  while being transported from the State Penitentiary, appeared in court Friday afternoon. 

Scott faces several sexual assault charges in Dodge County and will have to face those charges on top of the escape charges. 

Scott waived extradition back to Nebraska and is now facing charges in Iowa for theft and being a felon in possession of a firearm. 

Scott's next court appearance will be in Iowa on Oct. 13.