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One inmate recaptured after 5 with violent histories escape from Georgia jail, officers say

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) issued a Blue Alert after the 5 — together with two accused of homicide — escaped from the Pulaski County Jail shortly after 11 p.m. Friday.

The inmates had been recognized as Tyree Williams Jr., Dennis Penix Jr., Brandon Pooler, Tyres Jackson and Lewis Evans III, in accordance with the GBI.

Tyres Montan Jackson was taken into custody in Warner Robins Sunday, in accordance with the GBI, whereas police proceed the seek for the opposite 4 escaped inmates.

“The U.S. Marshals Service is offering a reward of up to $5000.00 for information leading to the direct arrest of any of the wanted escapees. #BlueAlert” the GBI went on to say of their tweet.

All 5 inmates have a historical past of violent crimes and are armed with two stun weapons, the GBI says. They stole a white 2015 KIA Sedona van from Pulaski County Jail parking zone after escaping the jail. The van’s Georgia license plate reads CMP8628.

Pulaski County Sheriff Danny Brannen advised WMAZ at the very least one of many 5 inmates attacked a feminine jailer when she was in a cell, speaking with an inmate.

CNN has reached out to Brannen and the GBI for extra info Sunday.

Authorities are asking the general public to not strategy the people. Anyone who sees them ought to name 911, the GBI mentioned.

Correction: An earlier model of this story misidentified the inmate who was captured based mostly upon preliminary info from the GBI. It was Tyres Montan Jackson.

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