UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Jenkins County

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email
The Jenkins County Sheriff

Michael Middleton (WRDW-TV)

Friday, Sept. 27, 2013

JENKINS COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW) -- Jenkins County Sheriff Robert Oglesby says the man who escaped from the county jail Wednesday night is now back in custody.

Deputies found Michael Middleton at a relative's home near the jail around 5:50 this morning. The Sheriff says he was hiding in a room at the home on Gay St., and credits tips to leading law enforcement to the house.

Deputies say Middleton went on the run around 9:30 Wednesday night.

Middleton was in court Wednesday to plead guilty to two armed robbery charges.

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