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Grant County Escapee Arrested

Date of News Release: 11/07/2011

(Dry Ridge, Ky.) -- Kentucky State Police Post 06 in Dry Ridge is investigating the Escape of an inmate from the Grant County Detention Center in Dry Ridge. Kenneth Howard Forrester III (32) of Corinth Ky. Mr. Forrester walked away from a work detail in Grant County at the animal shelter on Friday November 4, 2011. He was located and arrested by the Scott County Sheriff's Office on November 5, 2011 at 2229 hours (10:29 p.m.) at a residence in Georgetown. Trooper Scott Allen of Post 6 Dry Ridge responded to the Scott County Detention Center and executed a Felony Escape warrant on Kenneth Forrester at 0016 hours (12:16 a.m.) on the 6th. He was lodge in the Scott County Detention center pending transport to Grant County Detention. The case is remains under investigation by Trooper Eric Bowman.

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Escape inmate from the Grant County Detention Center

Date of News Release: 11/04/2011

(Dry Ridge, Ky.) -- Kentucky State Police Post 06 in Dry Ridge is investigating the Escape of an inmate from the Grant County Detention Center in Dry Ridge. Kenneth Howard Forrester III (32) of Corinth Ky. Mr. Forrester III walked away from a work detail at the Grant County Animal Shelter in Grant County. Kenneth Forrester III is 180 pounds, 6'1" tall with black hair and Green eyes. Mr. Forrester has prior charges of Fleeing or Evading Police 2nd Degree and giving false name to police officer. The case is remains under investigation by Trooper Eric Bowman. Anyone with information contact Kentucky State Police Post 6 at (859)-428-1212 or your local police agency.

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