CAPTURED: 2nd Barry County escapee caught in Springfield, Missouri

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Two of three escaped inmates out of Barry County, Missouri have been captured.

The Barry County Sheriff’s Office announced today, June 13th, that Mattew Crawford was taken into custody In Springfield, Missouri.

Just five days earlier, Barry County Deputies announced the capture of Christopher Blevins near Casper, Wyoming.

Police are now searching for the last of the three escapees, Lance Justin Stephens.

Officers say Stephens may be armed and dangerous.

Escape in early June

On Friday, June 3, authorities say Lance Justin Stephens, Matthew Allen Crawford and Christopher Allen Blevins escaped the Barry County Jail in Cassville, Missouri.

Authorities last Monday stated they believed the suspects were no longer in the Barry County, Missouri area. Authorities also believe the inmates are no longer together. “One was seen in Arkansas, one in Springfield,” Henry said.

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