Escaped Enfield prisoner caught in Georgia

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(WTNH) – An escaped Enfield prisoner has been caught in Georgia.

25-year-old Jerry Mercado escaped from the Carl Robinson Correctional Facility back on January 7.

REWARD: Manhunt continues for inmate who escaped Enfield prison

Mercado is a convicted burglar who was serving a state sentence at the Enfield facility.

The US Marshal’s office confirmed that he was captured on Wednesday. Officials were offering a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to his arrest.

U.S. Marshals raise reward for information leading to escaped Enfield prisoner’s arrest

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