Kentucky inmate who escaped, back in custody facing additional charges

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Authorities in Kentucky have located an inmate who walked away from work release on Thursday.

Kentucky state police say 40-year-old, Jason Stangel, was in the union county jail on non-violent charges.

He walked away from a work detail around 9 o-clock Thursday morning near whispering meadows. 

Stangel is back  in the union county jail tonight facing escape charges. 

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(This story was originally published on February  16, 2019)

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