MACOUPIN COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Authorities said escaped convict William Kavanaugh has been captured. He was taken into custody in Shipman, about 10:30 pm, Monday.
Kavanaugh escaped from the jail Sunday night. Officials said he went into a closet, crawled through the ceiling and out a second story window. Investigators believe another inmate helped Kavanaugh escape.
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No other details have been released.