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.