The mother of a convicted killer who escaped from a North Carolina prison farm said today her son is "smart enough" to remain on the lam without getting caught.
State authorities have launched a massive manhunt for James Ladd, 51, who walked off the grounds of a minimum security prison farm on Sunday. Ladd was sentenced to serve three life sentences for the 1980 shooting deaths of two men in Yadkin County.
"No, I haven't heard from him. I don't know where he is," said a sobbing Lena Ladd, 69,...Full Story