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**UPDATE*** Escaped inmate captured

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Charles Pedigo

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.  (4/13/19) — An inmate, who escaped from the Green River Correctional Complex Wednesday night has been captured according to the Kentucky State Police.

Around 6:14 a.m. Saturday morning, KSP Post 2, in Madisonville, was notified the Warren County Sheriff’s Office had located Charles Pedigo at a residence on H E Johnson Road. A home owner called the police about a man on her front porch trying to quiet her dogs.

Pedigo was arrested and lodged in the Warren County Regional Jail.

CENTRAL CITY, Ky. — The Kentucky State Police are searching for an escaped inmate from the Green River Correctional Complex.

According to the KSP, around 9:05 p.m. Wednesday night, Apr. 10, KSP Post 2 in Madisonville, received a call from Green River Correctional Complex stating an inmate had escaped around 8:50 p.m.

The escapee is Charles Pedigo, 44, originally of Scottsville, Kentucky. Pedigo is 5’9” tall and weighs about 230 pounds. He has a goatee and has a tattoo of the grim reaper on his left arm. On his right upper arm he has a tattoo of a dream catcher with an eagle.

Pedigo was being lodged on assault charges and sentenced to 29 years and 1 day. He has ties to Allen, Hardin, and Simpson counties.

If anyone has information on the whereabouts of this subject, contact KSP Post 2 at 270-676-3313 or by Text a Tip via the Kentucky State Police App. Callers may remain Anonymous.

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