UPDATE: Gallia County Work Release Escapee Captured

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

UPDATE 4/22/13 @ 1 p.m.
GALLIA COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) -- A man deputies say walked away from work release has been captured.

Gallia County Sheriff Joe Browning says Joshua D. Burke, 32, walked away from the Gallia County Work Release Center in Cheshire early Monday morning.

The Gallia County Sheriff's Department says that Burke was found at his home.

Burke will be charged with escape.

Browning tells WSAZ.com that Burke was about 50 days in on a 180-day sentence for a probation violation on a previous domestic charge.



ORIGINAL STORY 4/22/13
GALLIA COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) -- A man serving time for a probation violation walked away from work release.

Gallia County Sheriff Joe Browning says Joshua D. Burke, 32, walked away from the Gallia County Work Release Center in Cheshire early Monday morning.

Browning tells WSAZ.com that Burke was about 50 days in on a 180-day sentence for a probation violation on a previous domestic charge.

Deputies were out searching for Burke on Monday morning.

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