Childersburg Work Release escapee recaptured

Childersburg Work Release escapee recaptured
Casey Daniel Cook (Source: ADOC)

CHILDERSBURG, AL (WSFA) - The Alabama Department of Corrections has called off the search for an inmate who escaped from the Childersburg Work Release Center overnight after taking him into custody Friday morning.

Casey Daniel Cook, 23, was last seen at the facility around 9:45 p.m. Thursday. Less than a day later, he was under arrest in the Bessemer area.

The escapee was sentenced in November out of St. Clair County to 30 months for possession/receiving a controlled substance.

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