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Crittenden County Escape and Apprehension Investigation

Date of News Release: 02/10/2013

Jason Arkenberg

(Madisonville, KY) -- Jason Arkenberg was apprehended at 3:32 P.M. by Marion Police Department and the Crittenden County Sheriff's Department at the Turner and Conyers Sawmill on US60 west of Marion. Detective Lloyd Ray has charged the subject with Escape 2nd Degree, two counts of Burglary 3rd Degree, Criminal Mischief 3rd Degree, and Theft by Unlawful Taking under $500. Arkenberg was lodged in the Crittenden County Jail.

Original News Release Below:


(Madisonville, KY) -- The Kentucky State Police are currently investigating an escape from the Crittenden County Jail. At approximately 06:30 A.M., The Kentucky State Police were notified by Crittenden County Jail staff that Jason Scott Arkenberg (of Louisville, KY) had walked away from the jail. Subject is a white male, 5'06", 190 lbs, with brown hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing white jail clothing with "trustee" on it. He was last seen in the area of the State Highway Garage at approximately 09:00 A.M. and may have obtained camouflage overalls. He was serving a sentence for Arson, Fleeing or Evading Police, and Receiving Stolen Property. His booking photo is attached.

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