On the run 48 years, Georgia prison escapee captured 05/10/2016 6:06 am PDT Comments WTIC via WTIC: SHERMAN, Conn. -- (WTIC) -- Freedom lasted nearly a-half century for escaped robber Robert E. Stackowitz. He was on the run for nearly 48 years after escaping from a Georgia prison work camp. The U.S. Marshals Service says Stackowitz, 71, was arrested in Sherman, Connecticut. FULL STORY: On the run 48 years, Georgia prison escapee captured - WTIC Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.