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Escaped Oshkosh inmate back in custody

Posted at 12:35 PM, Dec 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-19 13:24:02-05

UPDATE from Oshkosh Police: Escaped Inmate: Ryan K. Jurgens has been located in Appleton and taken into custody by the Appleton Police Department


OSHKOSH (NBC 26) -- Oshkosh Police are searching for an inmate they say escaped from custody at the Drug Abuse Correctional Center, located at 4280 Sherman Rd in Oshkosh.

Police said in a news release Ryan K. Jurgens escaped from custody around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. He was last seen in a maroon trailblazer with the license plate: AGY-5702 (pictured above).

Ryan Jurgens is a white male, 6’2” 210 pounds, with Brown hair and Blue eyes. He was last seen wearing green pants and a gray sweatshirt. He was incarcerated for a drug related offense, violating court orders and retail theft.

If anybody has any information regarding this incident, they are encouraged to contact the Oshkosh Police Department at 920-236-5700.