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Alabama jail escapee captured in Georgia

Shane Vernon | Photo: Coosa County SO

Alabama jail escapee Shane Vernon has been captured.

Posted: Nov. 22, 2017 8:34 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Georgia (WTVA) – Coosa County, Alabama, jail escapee Shane Vernon has been captured.

According to the Coosa County Sheriff’s Office, he was taken into custody at approximately 10:17 p.m. on Tuesday, November 21 in DeKalb County, Georgia.

He was captured without incident. He is currently being held in the DeKalb County jail awaiting extradition.

He managed to escape from the Coosa County jail on Sunday, November 19. 

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