Authorities found Curtis Reese, Jr. in a cave near Hwy 110.
Curtis Reese Jr., 33, a convicted murderer who escaped from Tucker State Prison in Jefferson County October 29, was found on the morning of November 1 in a cave near Hwy 110 and McJester Road in Cleburne County.
Reese, who was found in civilian clothes, surrendered to law enforcement officers after being found in the cave. According to sources, a tip led officers to the area. Around 50 law enforcement officers took part in the search after discovering evidence at the top of a ravine.