Pontotoc County escapees found
PONTOTOC COUNTY, Okla. – Around 7 p.m. Saturday night, two inmate workers, Corey White and Gary Fox, left the scene of a community service cleanup on Pontotoc County fairgrounds.
The two inmates were given permission to drive a county truck to a landfill nearby.
After the two did not return, a manhunt began.
Just before 5 a.m., White was found walking west of Ada on Oilfield Road, where he was taken into custody without incident.
Fox was found deceased a half mile away.
The cause of death is still under investigation.