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Escapee was 1 of men arrested for armed robbery of Wells and Welch
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From the January 13, 2016 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   The armed robbery suspect who escaped from the Marion County Jail on December 15 is now in custody in Muscogee County after officers of the U.S. Marshals Service's Fugitive Task Force and the Muscogee County Sheriff's Office found him hiding under a coffee table in an apartment on South Lumpkin Road in nearby Columbus last Thursday, January 7. Aside from the attempt to hide, he reportedly ... The rest of the story.