George County Escapee Captured

A state inmate at the George County Community Work Center is back in custody following his escape from a job site.

Michael Glen Russell, 25, on walked away Friday from a job site at a senior citizens center in Lucedale. He was recaptured early Monday in D'Iberville, said Ken Jones, a spokesman for the Department of Corrections.

Russell was serving three years for burglary and grand larceny from Jackson County.