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Escaped inmate captured in Salisbury

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SALISBURY, N.C. -

North Carolina authorities have captured an escaped inmate from a state prison in Salisbury.

Jonathan Dixon was captured Tuesday morning shortly after 10:30 a.m. in a building on Auction Drive, just off of Interstate 85 in Salisbury.

Officers were searching the area when they noticed a broken window at a business. When the entered the building they discovered Dixon and he surrendered.

Dixon escaped from the Piedmont Correctional Institution on Sunday night.

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