Authorities: Gaston county prison escapee caught

Authorities said they have captured an inmate who escaped from the Gaston Correctional Center in Kings Mountain. 

Dennis C. Carver, 45, escaped from the Dallas facility around 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 18.

He was captured around 8:20 p.m. Wednesday night in Kings Mountain.

Carver was serving five years and eight months on a larceny of a motor vehicle charge. He will be charged with felony escape from prison.

Authorities said his daughter, Tonya Carver, is also being charged with aiding in his escape.

Dennis Carver was being held in regular population, minimum security.