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Published July 06, 2011, 10:53 AM

Escaped inmate caught in Mandan will now serve 10 months in prison

(WDAY TV) - A Barnes County inmate who escaped from jail will now serve ten months in prison. 28-year-old Ryan Thomas, from Mandan, was doing time for providing false information to police at the time of his escape.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Thomas, along with 21-year-old Travis Dethlefts of Carrington escaped the jail June sixth by kicking in a fire escape door. Thomas was found June 18th at a Mandan bar.

Dethlefts was caught in a Fargo motel room on June 17th. Thomas will start his sentence at the North Dakota State Penitentiary in Bismarck in the next few days.