Jennings County inmate in custody again after escaping Friday

UPDATE: Kimlynn Patton has been found and in custody,


VERNON, Ind.– Police in Jennings County are searching for an inmate who escaped from a jail officer’s custody.

Indiana State Police say Kimlynn Patton was last seen on foot near the Jennings County Courthouse in Vernon. He was wearing clothing with black and white stripes.

Police say he should not be approached. If spotted, call 911.

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