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KSP: Escaped inmate in Christian Co., KY found

Chad William Love (Source: KSP) Chad William Love (Source: KSP)
CHRISTIAN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

Kentucky State Police say an escaped inmate was found at around 2:59 p.m. on Monday.

According to police, Chad William Love was taken into custody after he was found in a wooded area around Gilliland Lane and Witty Lane, which is north of Hopkinsville.

Police say a Hopkinsville Police Department K-9 tracked and found Love.

He is being taken to the Jennie Stuart Medical Center for treatment of a dog bite. Once medically cleared, he will be taken to the Christian County Jail.

Police say Love escaped from a Christian County Jail work detail near the Salvation Army in Hopkinsville at 9:18 a.m.

Love was convicted in Christian County for fraudulent use of a credit card over $500 but less than $10,000. 

He has previous felony convictions for assault, burglary, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, forgery, theft, and receiving stolen property.

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