Escaped inmate turns himself in

TUPELO – A Tupelo man who escaped from a restitution center Nov. 2 is back behind bars.

Landerious Montgomery, 22, of Tupelo, turned himself into the Lee County Adult Jail Monday morning after escaping from the Greenwood Restitution Center over a week ago.

Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson said Montgomery walked into the front lobby around 8 a.m. without any incident.


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