The Delaware Department of Correction has apprehended an inmate who failed to return from an authorized pass from the Morris Community Corrections Center in Dover.

According to the DOC release, Smyrna resident Richard Taylor, 31, walked away during the authorized pass on Aug. 29. His current offense is for drug dealing.

The release states Taylor was returned to Delaware DOC custody on Wednesday after being apprehended by law enforcement in North Carolina. He is currently being held at James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna.