Roseau County Prisoner on the LooseAuthorities are searching for a prisoner who escaped from custody Monday in Roseau County, Minn.
By: Herald Staff Report, Grand Forks Herald
Authorities are searching for a prisoner who escaped from custody Monday in Roseau County, Minnesota.
According to the Roseau County Sheriff’s Department Kevin Leigh Martin Jr. escaped while he was working with a service work crew on Monday morning.
Martin, who is described as American Indian, 6-foot-one and weighs 205, was being held for felony vehicle theft.
Authorities say Martin apparently had help from an outsider. A van was recovered and investigators said Martin fled on foot.