Update: 2nd inmate who escaped from Barnes County is now in custody
BARNES COUNTY, N.D. (Valley News Live) - A man who escaped from jail in Barnes County after being on work release has been caught.
Tyler Delmore is in custody as of Friday morning, according to the Barnes County Sheriff’s Office. He was originally released on Monday for work duties as part of his criminal judgment.
Another inmate, who was also apprehended a few days later, escaped last week.
(Original - Tuesday) For the second time in less than a week, an inmate has escaped from Barnes County.
According to a media release, Tyler Delmore was released at 10:15 a.m. Monday for work from the Barnes County Correctional Facility as a condition of his criminal judgment.
Deputies said he was due to return at 10:00 pm but failed to return and hasn’t been located since.
The Barnes County Sheriff’s Office and Valley City Police Department were notified.
Tuesday morning, deputies arrested an inmate who reportedly pulled the same stunt on Friday.
If you have any information on Delmore, please contact the Barnes County Sheriff’s Office at 701-845-8530.
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