Escaped Jackson County inmate recaptured

Escaped Jackson County inmate recaptured
Jericho Tidwell (Source: Jackson County Sheriff's Office)

JACKSON COUNTY, Ala. (WAFF) - A Jackson County inmate is back behind bars after he escaped work release.

Jericho Tidwell escaped from a work release detail at Stevenson Park on Wednesday and was found and arrested on more charges Saturday.

Tidwell was charged with burglary and escape.

Before he escaped, he was in jail for a probation violation.

Another man, Richard Hill, is accused of aiding the escape.

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