SMITHS GROVE, Ky. (WEHT) – Friday morning, Kentucky State Police found an escaped inmate at a gas station in Smiths Grove.
The inmate had escaped while on work release at the Senior Citizen’s Center in Christian County.
The escapee was 38-year-old Wayne Eldridge Weeks.
He was being held in Christian County on charges of receiving stolen property, bail jumping, and possession of a controlled substance.
He’s now being held in the Warren County Detention Center.
(This story was originally published on January 17, 2020)