Minimum-security inmates who escaped from Winnebago Correctional Center captured

OSHKOSH — Two minimum-security inmates who escaped from the Winnebago Correctional Center Monday morning, June 18 were located in Dane County, where they were taken into custody, officials announced Tuesday, June 19.

Officials said James Heather, 27, and Alexander Weinmann, 35, escaped sometime between 12 a.m. and 7 a.m. Monday.

Heather was originally convicted of possession of methamphetamine and felon in possession of a firearm.

Weinmann was originally convicted of possession of burglarious tools, burglary, and criminal damage to property.

(left) James Heather (right) Alexander Weinmann