UPDATE: Inmate Released In Error

Damon Slayton

An escapee from Department of Corrections is back in jail.

Jefferson County Sheriff's Office says Damon Slayton is back in jail thanks to citizen tips. He was arrested at Broadway and Larimer Thursday morning.

The sheriff's office mistake in Slayton's release is determined to be a human error. A "checks and balance" systems has been put in place to verify inmate releases.