Escaped Inmate Captured in Arkansas

YAZOO CITY, Miss.–Escaped inmate Bryan Owens was captured in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Owens and a female accomplice were arrested in a Wal-Mart parking lot just after midnight Monday.

Owens was serving 12 years on burglary, auto theft and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon charges.

He is now subject to five more years on escape charges.

Owens fled a Yazoo County work center Sunday around 4:30 p.m.

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