Escapee re-captured in Middlesboro

(Middlesboro MCTV)- An escaped Bell County inmate is back behind bars. Middlesboro Police Department got a tip that Rocky Howerton was hiding at the home of Brooklyn Clark.
When Officer Barry Cowan arrived, he said Howerton ran out the door. Cowan gave chase and was able to catch him.
Howerton now faces additional charges of second-degree escape and fleeing or evading police on foot. Clark faces charges for escape, second facilitation.

Updated: February 22, 2019 — 10:07 PM
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