Escaped inmate found in Rossford area hotel | Crime
TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) - The Corrections Commission of Northwest Ohio says an inmate walked away from a work release program in Defiance Thursday, and was apprehended by police hours later.
The commission says 59-year-old Frank Lee Knott was working at the Defiance Municipal building as part of a work release program when he was reported missing around 3:15 p.m. Thursday.
Officials say Knott was found in a Rossford area hotel around 6:30 p.m. Thursday and arrested.
Knott had been serving a 6 month sentence at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio on drug charges.
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