At approximately 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 11, Inmate James Lee Wall, was reported missing from the Alabama Department of Corrections Central Warehouse. He was considered an escapee from the Elmore Correctional Facility. He was re-captured by the ADOC K9 team around 11:00 a.m.
James Lee Wall was working outside the facility assigned to warehouse maintenance. The warehouse is across the street from Elmore Correctional Facility on Marion Spillway Road.
Wall was sentenced to 15 years out of Elmore County on charges of burglary and theft of property. He was not scheduled to be released from prison until January 16, 2016.