Okmulgee County Escapee Caught

Saturday, July 29th 2000, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

An escaped inmate was hiding so close to a Green Country police station Friday that they caught him and took him back to jail.

Okmulgee police recaptured 19-year-old Robert Cagle Friday afternoon.

Cagle escaped from the Okmulgee County Jail on July 18th with another inmate, 33-year-old Curtis Winn.

Winn was caught a day after their escape.

Police found Cagle in an apartment just three blocks from the Okmulgee police station.

A woman was also taken into custody.

Police found a small quantity of drugs in the apartment.