Created: Tue, 30 Jul 2013 09:47:00 EST
Updated: Wed, 31 Jul 2013 11:43:32 EST
WGXA's Shonti Tager is reporting that an escaped inmate in Byron has been captured.
The suspect has been identified as Jonathon Pettigrew. He was being booked on theft charges at the Byron Police Department when he took off. He also has warrants out in several other counties.
The Georgia State Patrol used their helicopter in the search, along with more than 30 officers from several area agencies.
Stay tuned to WGXA News for more information.