Deputies: KY escaped inmate caught

Escaped KY inmate back behind bars

CENTRAL CITY, KY (KFVS) - Law enforcement in Warren County, Kentucky said an escaped inmate has been caught.

According to deputies the Warren County Sheriff’s Office received a call Saturday morning on April 13 about a suspicious male at an address on H E Johnson Rd.

When deputies arrived they found Charles Pedigo who had recently escaped from the Green River Correctional Complex.

Pedigo was arrested by deputies and lodged in the Warren County Regional Jail on outstanding warrants.

According to State Police, Pedigo, 44, originally from Scottsville, Ky. escaped from the Green River Correctional Complex in Central City around 8:50 p.m.

Pedigo is approximately 5’9” tall and weighs approximately 230 pounds. He has a goatee and has a tattoo of the grim reaper on his left arm. On his right upper arm he has a tattoo of a dream catcher with an eagle.

He was in jail on assault charges and sentenced to 29 years and 1 day.

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