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Jail escapee is finally caught

May 5, 2003

Albany- 28-year old Jomokenyette Tipton stole a city truck while on a work detail last month.

Acting on a tip, Dougherty County Sheriff's deputies and Albany Policeman tracked Tipton down at a Dorsett Avenue home.

It wasn't far from where he abandoned the truck weeks ago.

He was in jail for probation violation and now is charged with theft by taking and escape.

Posted at 10:40 PM by elaine.armstrong@walb.com