Prisoner missing since Aug. 10 captured in eastern Indiana

LIBERTY, Ind. (AP) — Indiana State Police say a northern Indiana man at large since not returning to a community corrections program last month has been captured in eastern Indiana.

They say 58-year-old Vonny Dean Craw, formerly of Logansport, was apprehended about 6 p.m. Tuesday at a motel in Liberty and lodged in the Union County Jail.

Craw was serving a sentence after pleading guilty to a 2010 armed robbery in Cass County. He was transferred in July from the Miami Correctional Facility to Cass/Pulaski Community Corrections. Authorities say he was a granted a leave on Aug. 10, took a car from a Logansport car dealership for a test drive, and didn't return.

Police say Craw was a person of interest in armed robberies and car thefts in southern Indiana since his escape.


Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Don't Miss

Latest News - Local