Escaped Etowah Co. inmate captured - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Escaped Etowah Co. inmate captured


Justin Wade Hopkins, 30, of Collinsville, has been captured and is back in custody at the Etowah County Detention Center. 

The Etowah County Sheriff's Office was looking for a kitchen worker who escaped from the county detention center Friday morning.

Hopkins escaped shortly after 4 a.m.

He was in jail on theft and burglary charges.

A tip led to his arrest.

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