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Grundy County Jail Escapees Caught in Sevierville

Posted on Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 1:05 pm

Dustin ByersNathan Childers


Dustin Byers and Nathan Childers, two Grundy County Jail inmates who escaped on June 2, have been apprehended. The two were taken into custody, along with Kayla Eubanks, who aided in the escape, in Sevierville on Tuesday afternoon.

Leading to the apprehension was Childers’ attempt to  fill a prescription at a Sevierville pharmacy. When the Sevierville pharmacy called a McMinnville pharmacy to obtain authorization to refill the prescription they were informed that Childers was an escaped convict and wanted in Grundy County. Authorities were notified and When Childers returned to pick up his prescription he, Byers, and Eubanks were taken into custody.

All three will be returned to Grundy County to face charges related to the escape.