Perry County Inmate Escapee Recaptured

Police say an inmate who used plastic utensils to escape jail yesterday has been recaptured.
Perry County Sheriff Jimmy Smith says U.S. Marshal’s arrested Jason Mazingo today and recovered a stolen 2004 white Chevy Envoy in Batesville, Mississippi. The sheriff say during his initial escape, Mazingo used his utensil from dinner to pick the lock on his cell.
According to reports, he then stole a Toyota truck and abandoned the vehicle in Forrest County. Mazingo was initially arrested for multiple counts of residential burglary.

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