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Escapee from Phelps Co Jail and alleged accomplice captured

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Police were looking for Michael Schultz (L) and Cole White (R). Police say White helped Schultz escape from the Phelps Co. Jail. Credit: Phelps Co. Sheriff Police were looking for Michael Schultz (L) and Cole White (R). Police say White helped Schultz escape from the Phelps Co. Jail. Credit: Phelps Co. Sheriff
PHELPS COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

Police said a man who escaped from the Phelps County Jail and the man who helped him get away have both been captured.

Authorities were searching for Michael Schultz, 32, who police say was working outside the jail and was being supervised by the Phelps County Sheriff. Police say he got into a truck being driven by Cole A. White, 24, who then drove away.

White was arrested in High Ridge on Tuesday. Schultz was arrested in Arnold Wednesday.  

Police also arrested Mary Christine Dames, 39, of Fenton. Authorities say she was an accomplice to Schultz and is his girlfriend.

Both Dames and White are being held on a $100,000 bond.

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