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Escaped Muscogee inmate captured in Lee County

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COLUMBUS, Ga. - Darrin Adams, the Muscogee County inmate who disappeared from work detail last Friday, was recaptured in Lee County Thursday.

Lee County Sheriff's Department deputies located and arrested Adams at 12:30p. Adams was charged with providing false information and attempting to elude officers. He is being held at the Lee County Jail on pending escape charges from both Lee County and Muscogee County.

Adams disappeared while on a prisoner work detail at Woodruff Farms Soccer Complex when his supervisor went to the restroom. He previously escaped from the Lee County Detention Center in December and another Georgia prison in 1994.

James Brierton

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