Inmates face more jail time

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) - Two inmates now face more jail time after escaping earlier this year.

Antonio Ward and Tarell Scott were indicted earlier this month in Pikeville.

Ward escaped from the Big Sandy U.S. Penitentiary in Martin County on August 19th, while Scott escaped August 23rd.

If convicted, each faces an additional five years in prison and up to $250,000 in fines.

They are set to be arraigned on December 3rd.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WYMT CONTACT INFO 199 Black Gold Blvd. Hazard, KY 41701 606-436-5757 - switchboard 606-439-9968 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 180934631 -
Gray Television, Inc.