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Escaped Inmate Captured in Edmonson County

Jeremy Cole Johnson

Date of News Release: 03/18/2012

(Bowling Green, KY) -- On Thursday, March 15, 2012, at 9:31A.M. (CST) Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green, was notified by the Hart County Jail that Jeremy Johnson (30) had escaped from a work detail in Hart County.

On Sunday, March 18, 2012 at 9:15 A.M. (CST), Mr. Johnson was captured in Edmonson County, Kentucky. Kentucky State Police Post 3 personnel responded to a tip received that Mr. Johnson was staying in an apartment above the Pig Diner off KY 259 and Park Boundary Road. Mr. Johnson was taken into custody without incident. Also taken into custody was Clara "Natasha" Lindsey (23). Ms. Lindsey was charged with Hindering Prosecution.

Both subjects were lodged in the Hart County Jail.

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Inmate Escaped from a Work Detail in Hart County

Date of News Release: 03/15/2012

(Bowling Green, KY) -- On Thursday, March 15, 2012, at 9:31A.M. (CST) Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green, was notified by the Hart County Jail that an inmate had escaped from a work detail in Hart County.

Kentucky State Police are looking for Jeremy Johnson (30). Johnson is described as a white male, 6'1" 180lbs, Brown Hair and Green Eyes. Subject has five tattoos, with one of the tattoos that is described as a picture of the sun.

Mr. Johnson may or may not be traveling in a late 90's light brown Chevrolet or GMC Pickup truck with no bumper.

Mr. Johnson was being incarcerated for Burglary 3rd and Theft by Unlawful Taking.

Anyone with any information regarding the whereabouts of Jeremy Johnson is asked contact the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555.

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