The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

November 1, 2013

Escaped Decatur inmates captured in Albertville

From staff, wire reports
budd@athensnews-courier.com

MONTGOMERY —

Albertville police captured two inmates who were reported missing from a prison facility in Decatur.

The Department of Corrections said Albertville police arrested prisoners David Hopkins and Michael Worsham on Thursday afternoon. Details on their capture weren't immediately available.

The 40-year-old Hopkins is serving a life sentence for theft in Madison County. Worsham is 36 and serving 20 years for forgery in Marshall County.

Prison officials say both men were missing during a head count Wednesday morning at a work release center in Decatur.