Manhunt for escaped Highland County inmate concludes

Manhunt for escaped Highland County inmate concludes
Authorities began searching Thursday for an inmate who escaped from the Highland County Jail, according to county dispatchers. (Photo: Highland County Sheriff's Office) (Source: WXIX)

CINCINNATI, Ohio (FOX19) - Authorities began searching Thursday for an inmate who escaped from the Highland County Jail, according to county dispatchers.

They said John Davis Branham, 37, was last seen in red jumpsuit pants and was shackled at his feet.

On Friday around 10:30 p.m., authorities reported that Branham had been taken back into custody.

Anyone with information on about this case may call the Highland County Sheriff’s Office at 937-393-1421.

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