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UPDATE: Macon escapee captured in Alabama

A state inmate didn't return to work detail in Macon

Posted: Apr. 11, 2018 8:43 PM
Updated: Apr. 13, 2018 3:32 PM

UPDATE 04/13/18 - Noxubee County Sheriff Terry Grassare and the Mississippi Department of Corrections confirm Kevin Rush was captured Friday morning in Alabama.

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Grassaree says Rush was captured in Tuscaloosa.

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NOXUBEE COUNTY, (WTVA) - A state inmate escaped while on work detail in Macon on Wednesday.

Noxubee County Community Work Center Inmate Kevin G. Rush, 37, is wanted by the Mississippi Department of Corrections.

Rush is serving 10 years for both residential and vehicle burglary in Lowndes County.

He is 5'10" tall and weighs 208 pounds.

If you see Rush or have any information on his whereabouts call the MDOC at 662-745-6611 or your local law enforcement.

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