Inmate recaptured following overnight escape from Mobile Correctional Facility

Inmate recaptured following overnight escape from Mobile Correctional Facility
Michael Lee Jones was reported missing around 2 a.m. Tuesday. (Source: ADOC)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - UPDATE: Authorities say Michael Lee Jones has been recaptured without incident.


The Alabama Department of Corrections released an alert Tuesday morning for an escaped inmate.

Michael Lee Jones was reported missing around 2 a.m. from the Mobile Correctional Facility. He is serving 35 years for distribution of a controlled substance in Talladega. He was sentenced in April 1998.

If you see Jones, call 911.

Copyright 2021 WBRC. All rights reserved.