Grady Co. escapee captured near Blanchard

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BLANCHARD, Okla. – An escaped inmate is back in custody after a short chase on foot Tuesday morning.

Dillon Lindsey, 20, escaped from a medical clinic near Grady Memorial Hospital Monday.

Official said a detention officer was watching Lindsey when he got out of his handcuffs and ran.

Authorities searched for hours Monday with no luck.

The sheriff’s dept. confirmed Lindsey was awaiting trial on weapon and drug charges.