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Liberty County Jail fugitive back in custody

Shorell Brown (Source: Liberty County Sheriff's Office) Shorell Brown (Source: Liberty County Sheriff's Office)

A Liberty County Jail escapee's run from the law is over.

U.S. marshals said Shorell Brown is back in the Liberty County Jail after he escaped on Aug. 15. U.S. Marshals, Brunswick police and Liberty County Sheriff's Office caught up with Brown at the Hopkins Homes in Brunswick.

They say he tried to get away by jumping onto a canopy. Officers used a stun gun on him and made their arrest. Brown was first jailed on charges of burglary, assault and false imprisonment. He escaped while being transferred to a state facility.

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