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Arkansas police catch inmate who escaped from jail

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MOUNTAIN VIEW, Ark. (AP) - Police have captured an inmate who escaped from a northern Arkansas jail.

KAIT reports (http://bit.ly/1wyLe0I ) that 37-year-old Shane Lee Mitchell was caught by Independence County police.

The Stone County Sheriff's Department says it received word early Thursday morning that Mitchell had been apprehended. The department reported Mitchell missing from the county jail on Wednesday afternoon. It's unclear how he got out.

Stone County jail records indicate Mitchell was being held for a probation violation.