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(Update- Captured) Kentucky State Police Seeking Public’s Help Locating Escapee

Date of News Release: 10/16/2017

FULTON COUNTY, Ky.(October 14, 2017) – On Friday, October 13, at approximately 9:00 p.m., Kentucky State Police received information on the possible whereabouts of the escapee. KSP then asked for assistance of Union City Police Department in Tennessee to check a residence in their city.

At approximately 9:15 p.m., officers with the Union City Police Department located and arrested Jerrell D. Kinney. He is being held in Tennessee, awaiting extradition to Kentucky.

The investigation is continuing by Trooper Scott Deshields. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police Post 1 at 270-856-3721 or anonymously at 1-800-222-5555. Citizens may also report tips anonymously through the KSP app. The app is available for iPhone, iPad and Android applications and can be easily downloaded free of charge through Apple and Google Play stores.