UPDATE: Escaped Inmate Caught Near Arpelar

Saturday, July 4th 2020, 8:14 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, Okla. -

The Oklahoma Department of Corrections says an escaped inmate is back in custody Saturday morning.

ODOC staff discoverd 20-year-old Michael Craig Jr. missing from the Jackie Brannon Correctional Center in McAlester Friday night during the 9 p.m inmate count. Authorities took Michael Craig, Jr. into custody around 7 a.m. in Arpelar, a small town near McAlester. Craig is serving time for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and robbery or attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon. Both charges are out of Oklahoma County.