Escaped inmate arrested in Scott Co.


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – State corrections officials say an inmate that walked away from the minimum security prison in Lexington last month has been arrested.

Officials say 56-year old Calvin Myers, was serving 45-years for convictions out of Monroe and Christian counties for mail theft, identity theft, forgery and other charges.

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According to Blackburn Correctional Complex officials Myers was arrested in Scott County on Wednesday at 11:45 p.m.

He is lodged in the Scott County Detention center, officials say.