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Authorities say 2 Whitley County inmates escaped custody, 1 still on the run
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Saturday, October 26, 2013 11:48 AM EDT
Authorities say two inmates escaped from the Whitley County Detention Center, and police are still searching for one of them.
Officials say Fields was tracked down by a K-9 unit early Saturday and he was located in the woods in the Mount Morgan Community near Williamsburg. Fields was in jail on identity theft and terroristic threatening charges.
Authorities said Cornett is still missing. He was in jail on burglary and resisting arrest charges, and he is considered armed and dangerous.
Dispatchers say Cornett was last seen wearing orange t-shirts, black rubber boots and parka-type coats. He could be in a silver van.
Information from: WKYT-TV, http://www.wkyt.com