Escaped Warren County inmate apprehended

Posted at 7:16 PM, Jul 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-25 22:14:45-04

TURTLECREEK TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- An inmate who jumped the fence and escaped from the Warren County Community Correctional Center Tuesday afternoon was apprehended later that night, according to the Journal-News.

A news release said 34-year-old Mark A. Hokanson, who was sentenced to time in jail after being convicted of drug possession, fled north from the facility in green pants and a green uniform shirt shortly after being admitted.

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