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Hardin County authorities capture escaped inmate

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Anthony Dale Kelley (Source: Hardin County Detention Center) Anthony Dale Kelley (Source: Hardin County Detention Center)

ELIZABETHTOWN, KY (WAVE) – An escaped inmate in Hardin County has been caught.

Authorities captured Anthony Dale Kelley at a Wendy's in Elizabethtown around 8 Saturday evening. Kelley fled to a nearby wooded area but was caught shortly after.  

Authorities in Hardin County were looking for Kelley who escaped from a community service work detail in Elizabethtown.

Anthony Dale Kelley was serving time for a parole violation on theft and burglary charges when he walked away from a work detail at the Elizabethtown High School Transportation Department at 11:43 a.m. Saturday, according to a news release from the Hardin County Detention Center.

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