Tennessee escapee Curtis Watson sought as person of interest in prison official’s killingMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Aug 09 2019 8:59 AM
Watson is described by the authorities as 5 feet 11 inches tall and about 140 pounds. He has brown eyes and a long gray beard, according to state law enforcement. Watson has several tattoos, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
Watson was imprisoned at the West Tennessee State Penitentiary in Henning, a tiny Lauderdale County town about 60 miles northeast of Memphis. The prison is about 130 miles from the Alabama state line.