Escaped inmate recaptured

NORCROSS - A man who walked away from a work-release program in Hall County in November was captured Thursday in Norcross.

Thomas Waymon Tucker was captured near Old Norcross Road after a car chase with police. Authorities set up surveillance at All South Storage and eventually began to pursue two vehicles, one of which Tucker was in. After abandoning his vehicle and fleeing on foot, reports said, Tucker was captured by police and K-9 units.