The suspect, 24-year-old Ebenezer Abekah , on 4 March escaped with another inmate during a cleanup activity at the facility.
The suspect was, however, rearrested at his hideout in Bekwai on Sunday 7 March, according to the police.
Ackah escaped on the eve of his sentencing over a charge of defilement. He will be arraigned in court 9 March 2021, the police said.
Listen to DSP Teddy Brown Odamptey giving details about the arrest: