July 9-- An inmate from Rogers State Prison in Reidsville was on the run about three hours Tuesday afternoon before being captured.
Toombs County Sheriff Junior Kight and his deputies assisted in the search for the escapee in the southeastern part of the county. The sheriff says the prisoner was on a work detail outside the fence when he ran for it.
Officials employed a helicopter and tracking dogs in the search. Sheriff Kight said the man was found in an abandoned trailer in the vicinity of the Joe Weber Road and Highway 147.