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Justin Forbes found six days after escape from Togiak jail

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Justin Forbes has been on the lam since Saturday night, when he escaped from the Togiak jail. Alaska State Troopers found him hiding in a crawl space in a victim's bedroom today.  

The Alaska State Troopers have found Justin Forbes located hiding in a crawl space in a victim's bedroom and he has been remanded to the Dillingham Jail.

The 27-year-old escaped from the Togiak jail on Saturday night. He was being held on four counts of domestic violence, assault and two counts of weapons misconduct.

Forbes has a lengthy criminal record, mainly for assaultive behavior. He was also convicted of escape in 2008