A manhunt for an inmate who escaped from the McCracken County Jail Wednesday night is over this morning.
According to state police, 29-year-old Daryl Scott was last seen at the recreational area of the jail.
Since then, there had been no sign of him.
But this morning, state police confirm he has been captured and is back in custody.
On Friday, June 24, 2011 at 12:47 a.m., Paducah Police Department, with cooperation from McCracken Regional Jail, was successful in apprehending the escaped inmate. Scott had escaped from McCracken Regional Jail on June 23, 2011.
Officers from Paducah Police first got information from McCracken Regional Jail regarding the description of a car Scott might be riding in.
According to police, they found the car at 820 Leiberman Street. And, when an officer tried to approach him, Scott fled.