- Associated Press - Wednesday, May 6, 2015

BARBOURVILLE, Ky. (AP) - An inmate that walked away from work release has been put back behind bars.

WYMT-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1PoFOPj ) 20-year-old David Hutton of Gray escaped from work release on Tuesday. Hutton was serving time for a public intoxication charge and due to be released later this week.

Jail officials say Hutton escaped near the Speedy Mart in Barbourville.

Officials confirmed Hutton was arrested by Corbin Police just before 6 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Hutton now faces a second-degree escape charge and could spend up to five years in prison.

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Information from: WYMT-TV, https://www.wkyt.com/wymtnews

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