UPDATE: Escaped Inmate Captured

Local - 11/7/2012 4:57 PM
UPDATE:

Authorities in Raleigh County say an inmate missing since Monday is back in custody.

Joseph Genet, 26  was not at midnight head count at the Beckley Correctional Center.   He was originally serving one to fifteen years for a breaking and entering burglary in Wayne County.

Genet was taken into custody Wednesday in Kentucky after leading police into Ohio on Tuesday night.

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ORIGINAL:
Authorities in Raleigh County are looking for an escaped inmate from the Beckley Correctional Center.

Joseph Genet, 26, was not at midnight head count at the facility.  He's described as a white man, 6'3", with brown hair and green eyes.  Genet weighs about 190 pounds.  He has multiple tattoos.  Genet was originally serving one to 15 years for a breaking and entering burglary in Wayne County.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should call 911, your local law enforcement agency, or Crimestoppers. 

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