Clarke County

Officer uses Taser on escaped inmate who jumped over store counter

CLARKE COUNTY, Ga. — An escaped inmate is back behind bars Wednesday night.

Marvin Taylor, 42, was wanted by authorities after he escaped from the Clarke County Jail.

Police sent Channel 2 Action News body cam video showing officers struggling with Taylor.


Investigators said they found Taylor inside a store, but he ran when he saw the officers.

Police said they tried to stun him with a Taser, but that didn't work. Officers arrested Taylor after a struggle.

Two of the arresting officers suffered minor injuries.