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Inmate escaped, re-captured

A Troup County Jail inmate briefly escaped during work detail Tuesday at Gray Hill School Road around 12:45 p.m. Luthersville resident Kadeem Mitchell, 24, was soon caught near the intersection of Bartley and Shoemaker roads, according to TCSO Sgt. Stewart Smith. 

“He was on one of our work details in the area of Gray Hill School Road and he took off on foot and ran from the detail officer,” Smith said.

According to Troup County Webjail, Mitchell was arrested on Aug. 30. 

Smith said Mitchell was charged with superior court sentence.