Jonesboro Police and U.S. Marshall's catch escaped Region 8 inmate

Michael Mallonee Provided by Sharp County Sheriff's Dept.
Michael Mallonee Provided by Sharp County Sheriff's Dept.

SHARP COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A Region 8 inmate who escaped from work details has been caught in Jonesboro.

According to the Sharp County Sheriff's Department, Michael Mallonee escaped from the Sharp County Jail Monday afternoon after walking away from work detail. Police say Mallonee got into a GMC pickup and drove away.

Mallonee was being held for revoking his probation.

Jonesboro Police and the U.S. Marshall's caught up with Mallonee in Jonesboro. A man and woman was also arrested for aiding and abetting.

Mallonee will soon be heading back to Sharp County to face additional charges.

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