Coosa County inmate recaptured

Authorities: Escaped inmate captured in Georgia

According to Sheriff Terry Wilson with Coosa County Sheriff's Office, inmate Shane Vernon has been recaptured.

We're told he was apprehended in DeKalb County, Georgia late Tuesday night.

Vernon escaped from jail Sunday after a correctional officer failed to properly shut a door.

This is Vernon's second time escaping jail in less than a month.

He also managed to slip away October 29, but was taken back into custody the next day.

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