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UPDATE: Lansing Escapee Back In Custody

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UPDATE: Thursday, June 20, 2013

The Kansas Highway Patrol confirms that Lansing escapee Paul Cohagen was taken into custody around 6 p.m. Thursday in Leavenworth County and transported back to the Lansing Correctional Facility.

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Authorities are searching for a man who disappeared from the Lansing Correctional Facility.

Paul D Cohagen, 43, was being housed in the minimum security unit of the prison. He was reported as escaped shortly after 5 p.m. Monday evening.

Cohagen was serving time for a burglary conviction. Cohagen is decribed as white, 6 feet tall, 163 pounds with hazel eyes and brown hair.

Anyone with information about Cohagen is asked to call call 911, the Kansas Bureau of Investigation at 1-800-572-7463 or Lansing Correctional Facility at 913-727-3235.


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