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One Of 2 Bell Co. Escapees Captured In Pineville

Posted at 5:02 PM, Aug 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-23 17:10:16-04

BELL COUNTY, Ky  (LEX 18) – One of the two inmates who escaped Bell County Detention after overpowering two staff members has been captured in Pineville after 48 hours on the run.

41-year-old David Mosley was apprehended in a home on Third Street in the Wallsend Community of Bell County.  Our news partners at WRIL were there as he was captured and recorded video.


Video captured by WRIL shows the moment that David Mosley was taken back to the Bell County Detention. Thanks to our news partners at WRIL for the video.

Posted by LEX 18 on Thursday, August 23, 2018

He and fellow inmate Matthew Price escaped Tuesday night after overpowering and injuring two staff members at the jail.

Matthew Price is still being sought.