An inmate that walked away from a job site last Tuesday near St Germain has been captured. Todd Brecht has been apprehended without incident in Orlando, Florida, following an investigation into his whereabouts.
On Tuesday, October 1, 2013, at approximately 7:31 p.m., the Oneida County Sheriff's Office received a call reporting a walkway from Camp McNaughton State Prison. The camp reported that Todd A. Brecht, age 54 walked away from a job site located at 9041 Hyw 70 in Vilas County at approximately12:00 p.m.
The Oneida County Sheriff's Office was assisted in this investigation by the Vilas County Sheriff's Office, the Wisconsin Department of Corrections, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, the Wisconsin Department of Justice, the Clark County Sheriff's Office, the Bayfield County Sheriff's Office, the Bayfield Police Department, the Redcliff Tribal Police Department, and the Orlando Florida Police Department.
Sheriff Grady Hartman stated, "I would like to thank all agencies for their cooperative investigative assistance, which lead to the apprehension of the suspect."