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Inmate Walks Away from Work Detail

Date of News Release: 03/17/2010

An image of James H. Shell, escape inmate, click here to enlarge(Lebanon, Ky.) -- On 03/17/2009 a 45-year-old James H. Shell escaped from the Marion County Detention Center at approximately 2:30 PM EDT while on work release at the Marion County Animal Shelter. Mr. Shell is a 5'9", 250 pound, white male with brown hair and brown eyes. He is a diabetic and does require medication. Mr. Shell was being held for Flagrant Non-Support. His direction of travel and mode of transportation are unknown at this time. If anyone has contact with Mr. Shell or information regarding his whereabouts, please contact the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state).

***attached photo shows James H. Shell with facial hair. He is currently clean shaven.***

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