Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Apprehension of Perry County Escapee
Date of News Release: 09/04/2008
(Richmond, KY) - On 09/03/2008 at 11:49 a.m., KSP Trooper Rodney Wren attempted to apprehend an accused escapee in the Lincoln County community of Waynesburg. The accused, Timothy D. Sparkman, was wanted for escaping home incarceration in Perry County. Upon Trooper Wren's arrival, Mr. Sparkman fled into a wooded area. After searching the area for several hours, Sparkman was located by Trooper Wren and taken into custody. Mr. Sparkman was lodged in the Lincoln County Detention Center.