Missing Coffee County inmate caught in North Carolina

50-year-old Donald Dewayne Davis / Photo: Coffee County Sheriff's Office

An inmate that worked off of work duty in Coffee County has been captured in North Carolina.

According to officials with the Sheriff's Office, 50-year-old Donald Dewayne Davis along with the person that helped him escape, 23-year-old Megan Plymel, were found Saturday in Gastonia, North Carolina.

Davis was painting at the county courthouse when he left with help from Plymel according to officials.

Davis will now face a charge of felony escape while Plymel will be charged with aiding Davis’ escape. It was also discovered she was wanted in Florida for criminal mischief and property damage.

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