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ADOC looking for escaped Fountain inmate

The Alabama Department of Corrections is looking for an escaped inmate from Fountain Correctional Facility.

According to officials, Jesse L. Tidwell Jr., escaped from Fountain at approximately 2:38 p.m. today.

Tidwell is wearing a brown khaki uniform, and is serving time on rape II charges.

Those with any information concerning the whereabouts of Tidwell, notify your local law enforcement agency, the facility from which the inmate escaped or call the ADOC at 1-800-831-8825.