Authorities find escaped prisoner

Cumberland County authorities have found a prisoner who escaped custody Tuesday.

Officials say they were transporting 33-year-old Anthony Ramsey through Cumberland County when they made a brief stop off Highway 127. That's when deputies say they got in a scuffle with Ramsey and he escaped.

Security guards at Lake Tansi community resort found and captured him just before 9:30 Tuesday night. He is now back in custody.

Ramsey was jailed on meth charges.


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