An escaped inmate is now back in the custody of the Alabama Department of Corrections.
U.S. Marshals captured 29-year-old Ryan Edward Wilson today near Newport, TN.
Wilson surrendered peacefully around 5:20 p.m. He is currently in the Cocke County Jail and is waiting for extraditon back to Alabama.
Authorities say he escaped from the Loxley Work Release Center on April 24.
Wilson was serving a two-year sentence for a 2016 first-degree theft of property conviction out of Jackson County. He will now face an additional charge for escape.