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Escapee taken into custody by Culpeper sheriffs

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Horace Thompson Owens Junior (Source: Culpeper Sheriff's Office) Horace Thompson Owens Junior (Source: Culpeper Sheriff's Office)
CULPEPER, VA (WWBT) -

Culpeper deputies captured an inmate who escaped from the Culpeper County Jail on Monday.

Law enforcement took Horace Thompson Owens Junior into custody at 3:30 p.m. in the Brandy Station area of the county, after using police helicopter and K9 units in the search. The sheriff's office did not detail how Owens managed to escape or how long he was at large.

Owens was in jail faces charges of robbery, assault and battery, burglary, abduction, and forging bank notes.

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