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4 Tensas Parish inmates who escaped back in custody

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WATERPROOF, Louisiana — Four inmates who escaped the Tensas Parish Detention Center are back in custody.

Tensas Parish Sheriff Rickey Jones tells The Natchez Democrat (http://bit.ly/1IEvdil ) the inmates escaped the detention center in Waterproof early Monday by manipulating a lock.

Jones said one inmate, Charles Baughman, was captured Monday evening within three miles of the prison.

The remaining escapees — Kindall Anderson, Travis Cox and Thomas Furry — were captured at a Shreveport residence Tuesday with help from the U.S. Marshal's Service, the Louisiana State Police and local law enforcement.

Jones says the inmates had apparently stolen a truck from Concordia Parish and used it to travel to Shreveport.

The information on what the inmates were in custody for was not immediately available.


Information from: Natchez Democrat, http://www.natchezdemocrat.com/

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