Daniel A. McCarty

Felony charges have been filed against the man who allegedly escaped from the Ray County jail on Aug. 19.  Daniel McCarty, 24, was charged Tuesday with attempting to escape from confinement and damage to jail property.  McCarty was captured near Lafayette Regional Health Center by Lexington police.  McCarty was awaiting trial on charges of tampering with a motor vehicle and receiving stolen property.  His bond was set at $7,500.

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