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Dramatic police footage captured the moment capital murder suspect Casey Cole White was arrested in Indiana and the body of his prison guard lover Vicky White was removed from her crashed vehicle.
A 10-day nationwide manhunt for Ms White, a 56-year-old corrections officer from Alabama, and White, an inmate serving a 75-year sentence and awaiting trial for murder, ended Monday night with a car chase and a accident in Evansville. . Mrs. White died from what a coroner determined to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound, and White was taken into custody.
As he was handcuffed, White allegedly told officers to help his “wife” and insisted he didn’t shoot her. The couple had been in a romantic relationship for about two years, but police say they weren’t married.
Meanwhile, the last words of Ms. White were revealed in a creepy 911 call, where she said “let’s get out and run” and blames White for wanting to stay “in a shitty motel” moments before she apparently shot herself in the head.
An investigation into the ordeal is still ongoing as police face growing questions about how the fugitives eluded capture for more than a week.
Casey White’s Long History with the Law Before Prison Break With Prison Guard Lover
The alleged killer recaptured after 10 days on the run was involved in a number of suspected crimes and misdemeanors, writes Rachel Sharp.
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Maroosha MuzaffarMay 12, 2022 06:45
Police reopen investigation into mysterious suicide of ex-girlfriend of fugitive Alabama detainee
Police have reopened an investigation into the mysterious death of the ex-girlfriend of fugitive Alabama inmate Casey White after her 2008 gunshot death was previously ruled a suicide.
Christy Shelton, 31, died on February 1, 2008 after being shot in the chest by a sawed-off shotgun inside an Alabama home belonging to White’s mother.
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Maroosha MuzaffarMay 12, 2022 5:45 am
Casey White’s Ex-Lawyer Says ‘There’s No Way’ He Could Have Planned Escape
A former attorney for murder suspect Casey White, who managed to escape prison and evade police for 10 days with the help of Alabama corrections officer Vicky White, says that “no way” his ex-client masterminded the scam. complete escape.
His former attorney, Dale Bryant, spoke to WHNT, saying that White has a mental illness that makes him impulsive and a threat to individuals outside of a structured, controlled environment.
“This plan, this escape has been detailed. It was complete,” Bryant said. “Escape, in general, is exactly what Casey wants to do, is get out of prison, right? But it’s well thought out and planning, again, is not Casey’s norm.”
Graig GraziosiMay 12, 2022 4:59 am
Chilling 911 audio captures Vicky White’s last words
A chilling 911 call released Tuesday night reveals Alabama corrections officer Vicky White’s final moments and the chilling words she said to her lover Casey White: “Let’s get out and run,” a statement that was said shortly before authorities said she took her own life by shooting herself in the head.
At the beginning of the seven-minute audio, the dispatcher is heard on the line saying “911” and “hello” before the voice on the other end, Ms. White can be heard in the background saying “oh my god” and “stop, stop”.
It is unclear which of the two made the initial call to the emergency line.
You can hear Ms. White saying in a panicked scream, “The airbags are going to go off” before saying what were probably some of her last words: “The airbags are going off. Let’s go out and run.”
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Graig GraziosiMay 12, 2022 4:30 am
Dramatic police footage shows the moment Casey White is captured
Dramatic police footage was released of the moment capital murder suspect Casey Cole White was captured and the body of his prison guard lover Vicky White was pulled from her vehicle with a gun still in her hand.
The Evansville Police Department shared the footage Tuesday night when the coroner ruled the Alabama corrections officer’s death a suicide and the shocking audio also revealed she was on the phone with a 911 dispatcher at the time of the accident.
In the footage, you can see the moment White is handcuffed as he is held there for a few moments before the officers pull him to his feet and carry him away.
Read the full story of The Independent’s Rachel Sharp below.
Johanna ChisholmMay 12, 2022 3:30 am
Motel owner denies runaway couple stayed on his property
The owner of the motel – where the Cadillac linked to Vicky White and Casey White was seen – denied seeing the fugitives and claimed he did not know if they were staying on his property.
Paul Shah was quoted as saying by CNN that “I have never seen these people on my property”. He did, however, say it’s possible they were visiting someone at Motel 41 in Evansville. “Nothing happened in my parking lot,” Shah said, referring to their capture on Monday afternoon.
He said he hadn’t seen the news of the search for the two and was surprised at how things turned out in that area. “This is one of the safest areas in this city.”
Maroosha MuzaffarMay 12, 2022 2:30 am
Fugitive murder trial in 2015 set to start in June
Casey White’s murder trial will begin in June, it has been reported.
Following an emergency hearing on Tuesday on the capital case against White over the 2015 Ridgeway murder, his son Austin Williams was quoted as saying by CNN that the fugitive’s capture was a “huge relief” and that it “felt like a miracle.” ”.
Williams said: “I’ve been waiting a long time, waiting a little longer, I think things are going to be okay. They did the right thing by getting him to Donaldson as quickly as possible and I’m looking forward to the trial date.
“It just didn’t look very hopeful,” he said. “They had a head start, not a lot of tracks and stuff and it seemed like a really good plan and it turns out they didn’t, which worked out, thankfully.”
White escaped from Alabama prison on April 29 and was captured Monday in Evansville, Indiana.
Maroosha MuzaffarMay 12, 2022 1:30 am
The coroner’s office confirms that the prison guard died by suicide
The Indiana coroner’s office confirmed Tuesday that Vicky White, a former prison guard accused of helping an Alabama inmate escape, had died by suicide.
The Vanderburgh County Coroner’s Office concluded that Ms. White committed suicide.
Police had said the two had a weapons cache with them as well – four revolvers and several semi-automatic weapons, including an AR-15. Lover Casey White surrendered to authorities and is now back in custody.
White allegedly also referred to White as his “wife”.
Maroosha MuzaffarMay 12, 2022 00:30
The fugitive couple’s ultimate goal revealed
What was the ultimate goal of double murder suspect Casey White and corrections officer Vicky White, who helped him escape?
According to the police, there was supposed to be a shooting.
Rachel Sharp has more about the couple’s plan in her story below:
Graig GraziosiMay 11, 2022 23:30
Vicky White and her lover practiced prison escape ‘dry run’
Two employees told the Associated Press that Mrs. White, 56, took the 38-year-old murder suspect out of the Lauderdale County Jail for 40 minutes and then returned him to her cell.
It’s unclear exactly when the test took place, but, after an apparent success, the couple embarked on the real thing on April 29.
Nathan PlaceMay 11, 2022 22:40