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Escapee who crawled through jail wall captured

(Source: Clinch Co. Sheriff's Office) (Source: Clinch Co. Sheriff's Office)

The Clinch County prisoner who escaped by breaking through a wall in his cell has been caught.

Investigators say Michael Copeland was caught on the east side of Du Pont.

Copeland is being held in the Ware County Jail.

Deputies recovered the stolen vehicle Copeland took last Thursday.

No weapons or drugs were found on him.

Copeland is facing escape charges, damage to government property, vehicle theft, obstruction, and fleeing and alluding.

Copeland broke out on June 13th. He chipped away at a cement block and went into the ceiling.

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