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Escaped Inmates Captured Near Covington

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(Covington, TN) Two inmates who escaped from a state prison on Monday were captured early this morning.

Dustin Wayman and Ashton Siler escaped from the minimum security annex at West Tennessee State Penitentiary in Henning.

They were captured just a few miles east of the prison in the woods near the Hatchie River north of Covington.

Read more about the escape here

Both face additional prison time because of the escape.