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Escaped Colquitt County Inmate Recaptured

Kenneth Martin Anderson
Posted at 3:53 AM, Jul 16, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-16 03:53:00-04

ATLANTA, Ga. (WTXL) -- A Colquitt County inmate who escaped on a work detail in Moultrie has been found near Atlanta.

U.S. Marshals took Kenneth Anderson back into custody around 9 p.m. Tuesday.

He will now be charged with felony escape.

Anderson had been on the run since Friday, when he went missing while clearing bushes in drainage canals.

The 24-year old was originally in prison for fleeing and eluding police, among other charges.