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An Eastern Kentucky fugitive is back behind bars

An Eastern Kentucky fugitive is back behind bars. Deputies in Leslie County are reporting that Ricky Hendrix, 26, was was taken into custody around 4 am on Saturday morning. Hendrix walked out of the Leslie County detention center in May and had been on the run since. He was arrested in April on multiple charges of burglary and manufacturing meth. Deputies caught Hendrix after getting a tip about his possible location. He was arrested near Leeco road.

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