Tuesday, June 25, 2019
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Inmate Captured After Leaving Work Crew

Jackson County deputies have arrested a man who ran away from his inmate work crew last Wednesday.

Jamie Christensen was charged with criminal conspiracy after being found with an escaped inmate in Jackson County on Friday. (Photo: Jackson County Sheriff’s Office)

Sheriff Marti Hinson said Sunday that deputies arrested Travis Patterson on Friday at a camper in the North Springs area of the county. Hinson said Patterson was found with Jamie Christensen, who is now facing a charge of criminal conspiracy.

Travis Patterson was arrested Friday after running away from his work crew in Clay County.
(Photo: Jackson County Sheriff’s Office)

Patterson had been serving a four-year sentence in Jackson County for a drug case out of DeKalb County.