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KSP: Hopkins County Jail inmate found

KSP: Hopkins County Jail inmate found
Published: May. 8, 2022 at 4:32 PM CDT|Updated: May. 9, 2022 at 11:19 AM CDT
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HOPKINS CO., Ky. (WFIE) - Kentucky State Police say the escaped Hopkins County inmate has been found and is back in jail.

Jail officials say 35-year-old Michael Harris stole a truck on Sunday and left his work assignment without permission.

They say it happened around 2 p.m.

Harris had been participating in the jail’s second chance work program since March.

Troopers say Harris fled from Calhoun Farms on Nebo Road.

Troopers say Harris was found Monday morning and is back in the Hopkins County Detention Center.

Officials say Harris is a state inmate from Covington who was convicted of non-violent drug charges.

KSP: Hopkins County Jail inmate found
KSP: Hopkins County Jail inmate found

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