Inmate escapee recaptured by DOC K9 officers, LeFlore County sheriff

Posted at 11:59 AM, Sep 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-09 12:59:19-04

LEFLORE COUNTY, Okla. - The inmate who recently escape from DOC custody Thursday evening has been recaptured.

The DOC reports that Brian McMahan was reported missing sometime around 6 p.m. but was later recaptured Friday morning.

McMahan was found around three miles from the facility near a highway, reports the DOC. He was recaptured by DOC K9 units and the LeFlore County sheriff.

Now McMahan is being assessed to determine if he should require higher security, reports DOC.