Allen Correctional Facility prison escapee was serving 12 years - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

CAUGHT: Clifford E. Opperud in custody, was serving 12 years for home invasion

Police searching for Clifford E. Opperud. (Source: Lima Police) Police searching for Clifford E. Opperud. (Source: Lima Police)
FRANKLIN COUNTY, OH (WOIO) -

Several state and local law enforcement agencies have nabbed Clifford E. Opperud. 

According to the Ohio State Patrol Findley Post, Opperud was captured around 4:00 a.m. in Lima near the Allen Correctional Facility where he escaped from hours earlier.

The 49-year old broke out around 7:30 p.m. along with convicted Chardon, OH shooter TJ Lane.

Opperud was about halfway through a 12-year sentence when he broke out Thursday night. 

He and an accomplice were convicted of aggravated robbery, burglary, and kidnapping in a Warren County home invasion. 

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