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NEWPORT NEWS-Police have charged a woman they say helped her boyfriend escape from the City Prison Farm last week.

Vossavi Rance picked up Eric Fling a short distance from the City Farm after his escape, Police spokesman Lou Thurston told WVEC.com.

Fling got away from the minimum security prison early Friday and was captured around 1:30 p.m. as he tried to steal a woman's car, authorities stated.

Fling was charged with attempted carjacking and escape from custody.

Rance is charged with aiding in an escape.

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