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Cotton County Jail escapee turns self in

Walters_UPDATE_An inmate who escaped from the Cotton County Jail over the weekend has turned himself in to the Cotton County Sheriff's Department.

He is being held in the Cotton County Jail as of noon today.  Authorities say the inmate escaped from the Cotton County Jail last Saturday evening. The sheriff's department says 33-year-old Terry Lynn Manuel, Junior was doing some trusty work when he walked away from the jail. After escaping, the sheriff says Manuel took off in an SUV.

We're told Manuel was in jail for drugs and assault and battery on a police officer. Deputies, and the highway patrol spent days looking for Manuel all throughout North Texas and Southwestern Oklahoma.

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