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UPDATE: Beckley escapee captured

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BECKLEY (WVVA) - Inmate Amanda Taylor, who escaped from the Beckley Correctional Center on Thursday, turned herself in to the facility on Friday.


BECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA)--- Raleigh County authorities are searching for an escapee who failed to return from a shopping trip.

Amanda Renne Taylor escaped from the Beckley Correctional Center Thursday.

Taylor failed to return to Beckley Correctional Center after her 2 hour shopping pass.

Taylor was being held at the facility for operating or attempting to operate drug laboratories as well as for fraud.

Taylor is described as a white female with brown hair and eyes. She is around 5'05'' 175 lbs. Taylor has tattoos -"tlw" in a star on right back upper arm, "*issues*" on right wrist, "13 1/3" on right hand top, "galeah" on left back forearm, heart, and "love" left front lower leg, praying hands, cross, "jenny", and "patty" on left front forearm.

If whereabouts or more information is knows please contact Beckley Correctional Center at (304) 256-6780

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