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Pamlico Prisoner Recaptured After Making Escape In County Van

Posted May 28, 2003 5:12 a.m. EDT

— An inmate who allegedly stole a van to make his escape is back in jail.

Gary Neal was caught Tuesday night in Edgecombe County.

Investigators said Neal escaped from the Pamlico County jail Monday by stealing a county van. He reportedly took a second vehicle in Lenior County before he was caught.

Neal is serving time for breaking and entering. There's no word on additional charges yet.