Callahan County Escaped Inmate is Caught in Wise County

WISE COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - The Callahan County inmate who escaped jail more than two weeks ago has been captured. 

According to the Callahan County Sheriff's Office, Arthur Thurman, 32, was caught during a traffic stop in Wise County. 

Thurman will be extradited to Callahan County tomorrow. 

His alleged accomplice, Thurman's nephew, Olmedo Bailey Olivas, 19, turned himself into Callahan County authorities on Monday, March 13th. Olivas is being charged with Facilitating Arrest and Evading in a Vehicle. He bonded out that same day.

For more updates as they become available, stay with KTAB/KRBC and bigcountryhomepage.com.


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