Franklin County Sheriffs Office captures second escapee in two days

Joseph Michael Wainscott, of Mason County, accused of escaping federal custody 9-19-17

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) –  According to Franklin County Sheriff’s Deputies, Joseph Michael Wainscott was captured Tuesday in Franklin County on Michael Blvd.

Police say Wainscott was taken into custody without incident.

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This is the second escapee Sheriffs Deputies have caught in the past two days.

Wainscott has been lodged in the Franklin County Regional Jail on a Federal Detainer, according to police.