One of two Nevada state prison escapees arrested
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- One of the two Nevada state prison inmates is back in custody after they escaped from a forest work crew. The other inmate is still at large.
Around 4 a.m. Friday morning, Jonathan Jackson, 29, was apprehended by the Las Vegas Metro Police Department.
Authorities are stilling searching for the other escaped inmate, 32-year-old Spike Brown. He is 5-feet 9-inches tall and 170 pounds.
The Nevada Department of Corrections said the inmates walked away from a Nevada Division of Forestry Crew vehicle Wednesday, and were seen near the area of U.S. 95 approaching Interstate 15 in Clark County.
Anyone with information on Brown's whereabouts is asked to call Metro Police at (702) 229-3111.