Man who escaped Alabama work release center is recaptured

December 17, 2018

ELBA, Ala. (AP) — An inmate who escaped from an Alabama work release center last week has been captured.

The Alabama Department of Corrections told news outlets that 36-year-old Terrance Leon Couch was arrested by the Enterprise Police Department around 3 p.m. Saturday.

Prison officials say Couch had escaped from the Elba Work Release Center on Friday.

Couch is serving a two-year sentence for burglary in Coffee County.

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