Inmate accused of trying to escape Lincoln County Detention Center

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

LINCOLN COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW) -- The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office says an inmate tried to escape the Lincoln County Detention Center.

They say Charles Henry Castillo is accused of using a homemade weapon to threaten an officer just before 2 a.m.

Deputies and city police responded to the scene to help secure the facility.

Castillo is now being charged with aggravated assault and escape.

The incident is still under investigation.


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