Kentucky fugitive captured after attempting to steal a vehicle

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Police in Kentucky saying they have caught a fugitive after he was spotted stealing a vehicle.

Phillip Parsons, 23, was seen at a Sav-a-Lot off Highway 119 in Pineville, Kentucky.  After an extensive search in the woods, Parsons was in police custody.

He had escaped from the Bourbon County Jail, having an order for a fugitive warrant signed on May 5.

Parsons was lodged in the Bell County Detention Center where he is now being held without bond.

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