US Marshals catch escaped Colbert County inmate

Tobby Randall Blackstock

The Alabama Department of Corrections says an inmate who escaped in July 2018 is back in custody.

Posted: Mar 28, 2019 4:14 PM

The Alabama Department of Corrections says an inmate who escaped in July 2018 is back in custody.

Tobby Randall Blackstock was caught about 9 a.m. Thursday in Nashville by US Marshals, according to the department.

Blackstock surrendered without violence.

He was serving time on a burglary conviction out of Colbert County. Blackstock escaped from his assigned work release location in Tuscumbia on July 13.

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