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Inmate escapes for four minutes before caught again

By Heartland News

NEW MADRID COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A Steele man is locked away in a Missouri prison after a very short taste of freedom Thursday night in New Madrid County.

The New Madrid County sheriff says Greggory Morrow climbed a wall at the county jail Thursday night and jumped to the ground.

A New Madrid police officer caught him just four minutes later.

Morrow was waiting transfer to prison after being convicted of sodomy and rape.

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