Escaped Greene Co. inmate captured in Pigeon Forge

Escaped Greene Co. inmate captured in Pigeon Forge

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Ronnie Lee Shelton (source: Greene County Sheriff’s Department) Ronnie Lee Shelton (source: Greene County Sheriff’s Department)
Stacey Ann Lowe (source: Greene County Sheriff’s Department) Stacey Ann Lowe (source: Greene County Sheriff’s Department)

GREENEVILLE (WATE) - An escaped inmate out of Greene County is back behind bars Tuesday morning.

The Greene County Sheriff's Department says Ronnie Lee Shelton was captured in Pigeon Forge after escaping from an outside recreational area of the Greene County Workhouse on Saturday.
 
Previous story: Inmate escapes from Greene County workhouse

Shelton was serving a 30-day sentence for one misdemeanor count of drug paraphernalia possession and one misdemeanor count of criminal impersonation.  He now faces a charge of felony escape.

An arrest warrant was issued Monday for Stacey Ann Lowe for her part in aiding Shelton's escape.

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