UPDATE: Second Lee County escapee captured
LEE COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – The second of two escapees in Lee County was captured Friday, according to State Police.
Investigators say 42-year-old Chris Spencer, of Beattyville, was located just before 6:00 p.m. Friday in Lee County.
State Police say Spencer and 34-year old Stevie Hayes, of Rogers, escaped October 25, 2017, from a Wolfe County transport van while being returned from court to jail.
Hayes was captured quickly in the area of the escape on KY 498 near Fairground Ridge Road in Lee County. Chris Spencer was on the loose for two days before he was recaptured.