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**UPDATE** Second Escapee Apprehended

Date of News Release: 03/09/2016

Escapees Being Sought in Bowling Green Escapees Being Sought in Bowling Green

(Bowling Green, KY) - Today at approx. 9:07 am the Warren County Sheriff's Department received a call from a concerned citizen who believed they had spotted escapee Anthony Embry near the 9000 block of Morgantown Road.

Deputies, along with Kentucky State Police Troopers and Officers with the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, responded to the area and attempted to locate him. Deputies with Warren S.O. located Embry and took him into custody without further incident where he was arrested in reference to the escape and will be lodged in the Warren County Regional Jail.

According to the Warren County Sheriff's Department, Embry was found to be in possession of a firearm and a machete at the time of his arrest and additional charges will be forthcoming. An investigation is being conducted by the Sheriff's Department and no further information is available for release at this time.

We would like to thank everyone for information that was called in and the tremendous help we received that resulted in the apprehension of both escapees.

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**UPDATE** One Escapee Apprehended, One Still Being Sought

Date of News Release: 03/07/2016

Escapees Being Sought in Bowling Green Escapees Being Sought in Bowling Green

(Bowling Green, KY) - Bates Cole has been apprehended and is in custody at this time. The search is still underway for Anthony Embry.

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Escapees Being Sought in Bowling Green

Date of News Release: 03/07/2016

(Bowling Green, KY) - The Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green is looking for two escapee inmates from the Warren County Regional Jail that walked away from a work detail today at approx. 3:45 pm that were last seen on Church Avenue in the limits of Bowling Green.

Bates Cole - escapee
We are looking for Bates Cole (25) of Bowling Green who is 5'03" tall, 115 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a light blue t-shirt and blue jeans. He was lodged and currently charged with Parole Violation.

Anthony Embry - escapee
Also being sought is Anthony Embry (23) of Morgantown who is 5'03" tall, 170 pounds, brown hair (which may possibly be shaved), and green eyes. He was last seen wearing a brown hoodie, white t-shirt, and blue jeans. He was lodged on charges of Carrying Concealed Deadly Weapon, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Giving an Officer False Name or Address, and Probation Violation.

If you have any information pertaining to this case or the whereabouts of these men please call KSP Post 3 at (270)782-2010. Warrants for Escape are currently being obtained and caution should be taken if they are confronted. The investigation is still ongoing and being led by Trooper Shae Foley.