NC Prison Escapee Captured

11:56 AM, Jan 14, 2014   |    comments
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SALISBURY, N.C. -- Department of Public Safety officers captured a prison escapee Tuesday morning.

Jonathon Dixon escaped from Piedmot Correctional Institution Sunday night.

While searching for Dixon, officers notices a broken window on a building on Auction Drive near I-85.

Police found Dixon in the building. He surrendered without resistance.

Dixon will face charges for escape from prison as well as additional charges for break-ins and burglaries he committed while on the run.

Dixon was in prison serving a seven-year sentence for several counts of breaking and entering, and theft.

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