HAZARD — A Chavies woman is accused of escaping from Kentucky River Regional Jail (KRRJ).
Samantha Campbell, 28, of Chavies was indicted this month on one count of second-degree escape and one count of second-degree persistent felony offender.
According to the indictment, Campbell escaped from KRRJ on April 24 by running off the grounds and into a vehicle being operated by Anthony Campbell. The vehicle then drove away, the indictment says.
Bail was set in the amount of $5,000 cash plus home incarceration and MCR.
TJ Caudill is a reporter with The Hazard Herald and he can be reached at 606-629-3245.