Escapee captured the easy way

By: Tom Campbell Email
By: Tom Campbell Email

January 21, 2008

ALLENDALE CTY, S.C.---Freedom was short for an inmate who escaped from the Estill Federal Correctional Center in South Carolina.

Terry Lowry was serving over four years for a federal cocaine conviction from Georgia when he disappeared Tuesday (January 15).

Authorities think he hid out for several days waiting for a ride from someone he knew.

Saturday, in Allendale County, he was persuaded to get into a truck driven by a man. That man turned out to be an undercover officer, and Lowry is now back in federal custody.

He faces federal escape charges.


WRDW.com is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards.

powered by Disqus
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1212 Augusta, GA 30903 Main Telephone: (803) 278-1212 Newsroom: (803) 278-3111 Fax: (803) 442-4561
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 13948637 - wrdw.com/a?a=13948637
Gray Television, Inc.