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KSP foils fugitive flight from Taylor Co. jail in 4 hrs. 06 minutes

Inmate escapes assigned work detail before noon on Wednesday, from Taylor County Recycling Center; he was found in the after in Green River Plaza, after a little over four hours of freedom and was taken to the Taylor County Detention Center, facing multiple new charges .

By Tpr Nick Hale, Public Information Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, 1118 Jamestown St., Columbia, KY

TAYLOR COUNTY, KY (Fri 18 May 2018) - On May 17, 2018 at Approximately 11:34amET Post 15 was notified that a Taylor County inmate, Jerry Jordan, age 29, of Campbellsville, KY, had escaped his assigned work detail at the Taylor county recycling center.

The male subject was located near the Green River Plaza at approximately 3:40pmET, by Trooper Dexter Colvin. Jordan was charged with Escape 2nd Degree- (Identify-Facility.) Jordan was transported to the Taylor County Detention Center, Campbellsville, KY.

NOTE: Arrests are considered charges. An arrest is not a finding of guilt. An individual charged in an arrest is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at some later criminal proceeding.

This story was posted on 2018-05-18 11:42:18
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