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Escaped Inmate from Kentucky, Wife Arrested in Indiana

Joshua Thompson and his wife were both arrested in Fulton, Indiana.

Joshua Thompson and Stephanie Sobleski (photos courtesy Indiana State Police)

An escaped inmate from Kentucky was captured Tuesday afternoon in Fulton, Indiana.

Indiana State police say 32-year-old Joshua Thompson was wanted for escape from the Boyle County Detention Center in Danville, Kentucky.  Thompson, who was servicing a sentence for possession of a controlled substance and wanton endangerment, was arrested around 4:45 p.m. at a home in the 200 block of West Dunn Street in Fulton.

Thompson's wife, 31-year-old Stephanie Sobleski, was also arrested on charges of aiding and assisting in Thompson's escape.

Both were transported to the Fulton County Jail.  They are being held without bond pending extradition back to Kentucky.

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