Inmate arrested in Tishomingo County after leaving MDOC restitution center

By JB Clark | NEMS Daily Journal

TISHOMINGO COUNTY – A man wanted by the Mississippi Department of Corrections was arrested in Tishomingo County Friday afternoon.
Timothy Summers, 29, of Itawamba County, was arrested Friday afternoon in the south end of Tishomingo County, near Belmont, on an MDOC warrant for absconding supervision.
Sheriff Glenn Whitlock said Summers left a MDOC restitution center and never returned.
Whitlock’s office received a tip Friday that he was in a trailer in their county and deputies apprehended him.
Summers is still in the Tishomingo County Jail awaiting transfer back into MDOC custody.

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