LIBERTY - The inmate who walked out of the Casey County Detention Center Friday night has been apprehended in Mercer County.
Michael Wayne Craig, 23, was found at 10 p.m. Monday in a mobile home in rural Mercer County after a tip on his whereabouts, according to Capt. Justin Bowmer at the Casey jail.
Casey Deputy Sheriff Dennis Allen found Craig hiding in a bathroom vanity at a mobile home on Old Dixville Road.
"We got a tip from the Liberty Police Department that he (Craig) was hold up in a trailer," said Bowmer. With the help of Allen, state police in Richmond, and officers from Mercer County and Harrodsburg, Bowmer said the place was searched.
Allen said seven other people were inside and outside the mobile home. "They told us he was in the trailer and that we could go in and look for him," said Allen.