Man escapes custody at San Antonio State Hospital (UPDATED)

Cohovi Byars, 27, found Friday at University Hospital


SAN ANTONIOUPDATE: San Antonio police said escaped man Cohovi Byars was located around 5:30 p.m. Friday at University Hospital. He will be taken back to San Antonio State Hospital for psychiatric treatment.

Byars escaped custody around 9:30 a.m. Friday, police said.

He was being transported from the Corpus Christi Jail by Nueces County law enforcement, when he broke free in the admissions office at the state hospital.