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Authorities capture missing Faulkner Co. inmate

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) - Authorities say a Greenbrier man who escaped the Faulkner County jail was found at a Conway home, trying to hide behind a toilet. Police had been searching for 19-year-old Christopher Jordan McNeely, who escaped the county jail on Tuesday by apparently ramming a food cart into a fence, then slipping through the razor wire.

 McNeely was awaiting trial on burglary charges, but prosecutors say he'll now face a felony escape charge, too. Major Andy Shock of the Faulkner County Sheriff's Office says McNeely was caught Thursday at an acquaintance's house in Conway.

Shock says McNeely was found trying to hide behind a toilet in the house, and he was arrested without incident.

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