WKU Public Radio News Staff
Mon October 15, 2012
Hardin County Jail Escapee Back Behind Bars
A man who escaped from the Hardin County Jail has been captured. WAVE-TV didn't provide details, but said 23-year-old Robert Wilson was back behind bars.
The Courier-Journal had reported that Wilson was being held on a second-degree rape charge when he walked out of the facility on Oct. 5.
Police said an officer left Wilson alone in a downstairs room while retrieving his belongings and Wilson was gone when he returned.