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Franklin County Escapee's Arrested

Date of News Release: 10/14/2007

(Frankfort, KY) - On October 19, 2007, 2:39 AM the Kentucky State Police Post 9 Pikeville arrested the Franklin County Career Development Center escapee's John Casey and Joey Collins.

The Pikeville Post received information that the escapee's were at a residence on Middle Branch Road in McDowell, KY.

Escapee Joey Collins was arrested on the porch. Escapee John Casey fled on foot into the residence and was later located armed with a handgun. Both subjects were taken into custody without further incident.

The two men are:

An image of Casey John, click here to enlargeCasey John 23 years of age, white male 6'1" 185 lbs, brown hair and blue eyes tattoos of love on his right fingers and of mom and dad on his left arm.





An image of Joey Dewayne Collins, click here to enlargeJoey Dewayne Collins 21 years of age white male 5'9" 170 lbs brown hair brown eyes tattoo of an eight ball on his left forearm.

(Frankfort, KY) - Two men escaped from Frankfort Career Development Center on October 13th at around 2000 hrs.

Investigation is ongoing at this time.

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