Etowah Co. officials capture inmate after brief escape

Etowah Co. officials capture inmate after brief escape

ETOWAH COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - Etowah County Sheriff's deputies have re-captured an inmate who escaped from the Etowah County Detention Center on Sunday.

Inmate Roger Helm, 31 years old, escaped from the detention center, near the kitchen, a few minutes before 8 p.m.

Helm was arrested about an hour after his escape.

He is serving time for attempting to elude, burglary, theft of property and resisting arrest.

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