3 Bedford County escapees captured - WKRN News 2

3 Bedford County escapees captured

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Allen Harris Allen Harris
John Lovvorn John Lovvorn
James Lynch James Lynch
SHELBYVILLE, Tenn. -

Authorities have captured three inmates who escaped from the Bedford County jail early Thursday morning.

Inmates Allen Harris, John Lovvorn and James Lynch made their escape at approximately 4:30 a.m. with the help of a fork.

Bedford County Sheriff Randall Boyce said the men were in the kitchen of the jail and stuck a fork in the back door.

Once outside, they managed to push out an area of the chain link fence.

All three men were apprehended Friday morning.

Harris, 34, of Murfreesboro, was being held on a charge for failing to appear in court.

Lovvorn, 20, was in jail on charges of aggravated robbery, burglary, theft of property and vandalism.

Lynch, 22, was being held on several drug counts.

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