Inspiration for Shawshank Redemption recaptured 56 years later

Not totally sure why this guy was the inspiration for the movie since he seemed to deserve to be in jail, but, well, you know.

After seven days of surveillance, they confronted Cox with a mug shot of a much younger man, dated Feb. 26, 1959.

“He said he hadn’t seen that guy in a long time,” said Maj. Tod Goodyear of the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, which assisted in the stakeout. “Then he admitted it and basically said, ‘You got me.’”

Inspiration for Shawshank Redemption recaptured 56 years later

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