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Christian County Escapee Apprehended

Date of News Release: 11/15/2011

Devan Montrell Matlock

Hopkinsville, KY (Christian County) -- On Monday, November 14, 2011 at approximately 3:47 p.m., Devan M. Matlock was arrested by the Hopkinsville Police Department. He was located at East First Street & Railroad in Hopkinsville. Mr. Matlock was lodged in the Christian County Detention Center.

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State inmate from Christian County Detention Center escapes while on work release

Date of News Release: 11/11/2011

Hopkinsville, KY (Christian County) -- On Friday, November 11, 2011, at approximately 1:09 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Post 2 Madisonville was contacted by the Christian County Detention Center reference an escapee. The inmate walked away from a job site at the Salvation Army in Hopkinsville.

Wanted for Escape 2nd Degree (Class D Felony) is:

Devan Montrell Matlock

Devan Montrell Matlock
Age: 22 Sex: Male
Race: Black
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 180
Hair: Black
Eyes: Brown

Mr. Matlock was last seen wearing a black & white hoodie and jeans. He was incarcerated in the Christian County Detention Center on charges of failure to appear. If you come into contact with him, do not try to apprehend him; contact the Kentucky State Police at 1-270-676-3313 or toll-free at 1-800-222-5555 or your local police department.

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