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Jailer commends 9 minute apprehension of Class D walk away

James D. Whitaker fled Restricted Custody

By Rick Wilson

I wish to commend the quick action by staff of the 911 Center, Columbia City Police Department, the Adair County Sheriff's office, other inmates and staff in apprehending James Whitaker, a non-violent, State Class D inmate who fled from the Restricted Custody Center on Highway 55 north on Saturday, February 18, 2012.

The inmate was back in custody in 9 minutes after Class D staff called 911. Everyone working together made this a great outcome.

Thank you,

s/Rick Wilson, Adair County Jailer

This story was posted on 2012-02-19 12:46:27
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