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2 Louisiana inmates back in custody after escape

BOSSIER CITY, LA - JANUARY 25: Shreveport Police Officer Cpl. Will Bates and his dog partner "Nero" proceed to search a car for drugs and weapons January 25, 2005 in Bossier City, LA. The Supreme Court gave police broader search powers during traffic stops, ruling that drug-sniffing dogs can be used to check motorists. (Photo by Mario Villafuerte/Getty Images)

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Two Louisiana inmates who fled a minimum-security building are back in custody.
The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office says 21-year-old Brenden Jackson and 20-year-old Kodie Byrne were captured Friday afternoon in Tyler, Texas.
The sheriff’s office says the men were located together at a business after the car they were in ran out of gas.
The men were discovered missing from the work release building during a head count about 11 p.m. Thursday. The building is separate from the main jail.
Authorities say Jackson and Byrne were arrested without incident. Jackson was being held on a charge of simple burglary and parole violation while Byrne was serving time for a parole violation. Authorities say each will face additional charges.

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