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Final Bell County Escapee Detained

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BELL COUNTY, Ky. (WRIL)-- An inmate, who escaped from the Bell County Detention Center, is back in jail after two weeks on the run.

Saturday night, police arrested Tommy Smith, 27, who escaped on July 2. 

Smith and Jeffrey Clark, 23, ran from the complex, before leading police on a high speed chase. 

Officers were able to locate Smith thanks to an anonymous tip on his whereabouts.

Meanwhile, Clark had already turned himself in.

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