(Bowling Green, KY)- Today at approx. 9:07 am the Warren County Sheriff’s Department received a call from a concerned citizen who believed they had spotted escapee Anthony Embry near the 9000 block of Morgantown Road.
Deputies, along with Kentucky State Police Troopers and Officers with the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, responded to the area and attempted to locate him. Deputies with Warren S.O. located Embry and took him into custody without further incident where he was arrested in reference to the escape and will be lodged in the Warren County Regional Jail.
According to the Warren County Sheriff’s Department, Embry was found to be in possession of a firearm and a machete at the time of his arrest and additional charges will be forthcoming. An investigation is being conducted by the Sheriff’s Department and no further information is available for release at this time.
The Kentucky State Police released this statement: "We would like to thank everyone for information that was called in and the tremendous help we received that resulted in the apprehension of both escapees."