Inmate found after escaping Edgefield prison Monday

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Edgefield, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- An inmate at the Satellite Prison Camp in Edgefield is back behind bars after escaping Monday.

According to the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Prisons, Barry King, 44, was discovered missing from the prison Monday around 12:45 p.m.

King was sentenced to 80 months in prison for Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine.

King has since been found and is being held at the Edgefield County Jail.

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