Escaped inmate Jason Mills recaptured

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Jason Mills.

ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Wednesday night around 7:30 pm U.S. Marshals took escaped inmate Jason Mills into custody.  Mills had been on the lam to for nearly a month after breaking out of the Madison County Jail on March 13th.

Mills was originally in custody for 3rd degree assault, awaiting transfer to Missouri Department of Corrections facility.

Mills was taken into custody peacefully at a residence on Page Boulevard in St. Louis City.