Escaped Killer James Ladd Caught, Survived on Acorns for Five Days

An escaped killer from a North Carolina prison survived on the lam for five days eating acorns and was captured today when he ventured into a town looking for water, authorities told ABC News. James Ladd, 51, was captured in the garage of a home just 10 miles from the Tillery Correctional Center, the minimum security prison farm in Halifax, N.C., which he escaped from on Sunday morning. Authorities received a tip that Ladd was in the area and began searching when a passersby pointed them to...Full Story
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