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Clinton office hostage taker found, arrested in NH

Monday - 4/8/2013, 3:06pm  ET

FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2007 file photo, Leeland Eisenberg talks about strapping a fake bomb to himself and taking people hostage at the Rochester, N.H. presidential campaign office of Hillary Rodham Clinton, during an interview from the Strafford County Jail in Dover, N.H. Eisenberg, who took hostages at a Hillary Rodham Clinton presidential campaign office in 2007, escaped from a minimum-security correctional facility on Sunday, April 7, 2013 authorities said. (AP Photo/Jim Cole, File)

KATHY McCORMACK
Associated Press

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- A man who took hostages at a Hillary Rodham Clinton presidential campaign office in 2007 has been caught less than 24 hours after walking away from a minimum-security correctional facility, authorities said Monday.

Leeland Eisenberg was arrested on an escape charge without incident about 8:30 a.m. on Monday. He was found in the lobby of the Manchester Community Resource Center, looking through job applications, said Jeffrey Lyons, Corrections Department spokesman.

Eisenberg, 52, was being brought back to the state prison in Concord and faced an indictment on the escape charge, a felony punishable by 3
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