Escaped MDOC Inmate captured - - Jackson, MS

Escaped MDOC Inmate captured

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A Parchman inmate, who escaped from the Greenwood Restitution Center, has been captured.

Tara Booth with the Mississippi Department of Corrections said 40 year old Fredrick Turlich was discovered missing Tuesday.

Carroll County Sheriff's Deputies apprehended him around 4:15 p.m. Sunday, about 11 miles from the center on Highway 7 in the Avalon Community.

Turlich was sentenced to nine years for grand larceny in Marion county.

He served as camp support at the restitution center.

Turlich will be transported to the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Pearl and faces an additional five years for escape.

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