SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — An escaped inmate from the Santa Clara County Jail was arrested in Mississippi after a month on the run.

U.S. Marshals arrested accused sex offender Johnell Carter Tuesday.

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Police say Carter overpowered a sheriff’s deputy during a hospital visit at Valley Medical Center in San Jose on March 6th.

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After Carter’s escape, motorcyclists took it upon themselves to guard the girl who was allegedly sexually assaulted.

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Carter has been charged with five counts of child molestation. It is unclear when Carter would be extradited to California.