Escaped inmate captured

DECATUR, AL (WAFF) - An inmate was captured Wednesday after escaping a Decatur community facility, according to the Alabama Department of Corrections.

Cody Wade Snelling failed to be located during an institutional count. Snelling is classified as a community custody inmate and is allowed employment outside the facility. It was determined that Snelling failed to return from his place of employment.

Snelling is serving a two-year sentence for burglary and was due to be released Nov. 15.

According to authorities, Snelling was captured later Wednesday afternoon.

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