FHP: Escaped murderer arrested while walking along I-75 in Florida

Image of Anthony Moret courtesy of the Florida Highway Patrol. 

An escaped murderer from Georgia is back behind bars after troopers found him walking along I-75 in Southwest Florida.

Anthony Moret, 67, escaped from prison while he was serving a life sentence without parole for murder. 

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, troopers spotted Moret around 6 a.m. Saturday walking along the interstate in Charlotte County. 

A trooper ran a wants and warrants check and learned Moret had an active warrant for escaping. 

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Moret was arrested without incident and taken to the Charlotte County Jail to await extradition to Georgia.