Escaped inmate captured in Louisville

Escaped inmate captured in Louisville
Frankie Lee Higdon was taken into custody around 11:50 p.m. on Monday.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – An inmate who escaped from a correctional facility in Paducah, Kentucky was arrested in Louisville.

Frankie Lee Higdon was taken into custody around 11:50 p.m. on Monday.

According to Kentucky State Police, Higdon escaped from Keaton Correctional Facility around 1:20 a.m. on Jan. 19. He was serving time for burglary, tampering with physical evidence and fleeing and evading police.

Higdon was booked in Louisville Metro Department of Corrections.

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