ADOC looking for escaped Fountain inmate

Published 3:22 pm Wednesday, July 14, 2021

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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.

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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.