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Escapee Arrested in Hopkinsville, KY

Date of News Release: 01/21/2008

An image of Antonio S. Mumford, click here to enlargeHopkinsville, KY (Christian County) - On Sunday, January 20, 2008 at approximately 11:20 p.m., Antonio S. Mumford contacted local authorities to turn himself in. The Hopkinsville Police Department transported Mr. Mumford to the Christian County Detention Center where Tpr. Mike Manzanares charged him with Escape 2nd Degree. Mr. Mumford was lodged in the Christian County Detention Center.

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Hopkinsville, KY (Christian County) - The Kentucky State Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating an escapee from the Christian County Detention Center. On March 13, 2007, a Christian County Detention Center inmate, Antonio S. Mumford of Hopkinsville, KY, left for work release at approximately 3:15 a.m. He was reporting to work at the McDonald's in Oak Grove, KY. Mr. Mumford was supposed to return to the jail at approximately 1:30 p.m. on March 13, 2007; however, he did not return.


Age: 29 D.O.B. 07/04/1978
Sex: Male
Race: Black
Hair: Black
Eyes: Brown
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 225 pounds
Alias: Antonio Shawtez Mumford, Antonio Shaw Mumford

Mr. Mumford had been incarcerated on a felony parole violation. If you come into contact with Antonio Mumford, do not try to apprehend him. Contact the Kentucky State Police toll-free at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state) or your local police department.

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