Two escaped inmates back in jail

other_crime_alt1Monroe Journal

Two inmates were caught after escaping Sunday.

The inmates escaped from the Monroe County Detention Center on Sunday night at approximately 10:33. Ricky D. Otts, 35, of Aberdeen, and Christopher Wade Henry, 26, of Steens, escaped through a door at the back of the jail.

Otts was apprehended by deputies while still on the grounds of the detention center, and Henry was apprehended approximately four blocks from the detention center.

In addition to their previous charges they were being housed for, the men are now both charged with jail escape.