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UPDATE: Escaped Morehouse inmate captured

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MOREHOUSE PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News) - An inmate, once on the run, has been captured.

The Morehouse parish sheriff tells us, 25-year-old Christopher Allen Jones, who deputies say escaped Friday afternoon, is back behind bars.

Jones was originally serving time on a DWI charge.

The sheriff say Jones walked off a work detail job site.

ORIGINAL STORY FRIDAY

MOREHOUSE PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A search is underway for an inmate who escaped from Morehouse Parish.

25-year-old Christopher Allen Jones walked away from a work detail on Friday afternoon.  Neighboring parishes around Morehouse are also being searched.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office at (318) 281-4141.

 

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