Authorities recapture Jackson County escaped inmate
JACKSON COUNTY, Ala. – A Jackson County inmate authorities said left his work release detail Wednesday afternoon has been recaptured.
Jericho Tidwell escaped from a work release detail at Stevenson Park around 3 p.m. on Wednesday, according to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office. Tidwell has been working the detail for several weeks and was in jail for a probation revocation, authorities said.
Scottsboro Police Officers recaptured Jericho Tidwell at 10 a.m. on Saturday on John Rob Drive in Scottsboro, according to a Facebook post.
Police said Jericho was arrested for third-degree burglary. He also had an escape warrant for his arrest.