Escaped inmate caught after 6 months on lam

Source: Hamilton County Sheriff
Source: Hamilton County Sheriff

by Roger Seay - email

CINCINNATI(FOX19) - James Ayers is back in custody today after six months on the lam.  Back on January 28th police say that Ayers escaped through a window at the Woodburn Avenue Facility.

Ayers was arrested on Tuesday by Cincinnati Police on numerous charges in the 800 block of Findlay Street in Cincinnati.  His new charges include escape, criminal damaging, weapons under disablity and asault.

He was arrested in January on charges of Weapon Under Disability and Possession of a Dangerous Ordnance.  He was indicted by the Hamilton County grand Jury on January 23rd. His bond was set at $150,000.

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