Nathan Wayne Danner, 19, was captured on North 65 Highway in Saline County without incident.  He is being transported back to the county jail.

Saline County Prosecutors filed additional charges Thursday.  Escaping from confinement has been tacked on to both men’s criminal history.


Two inmates escaped from the Saline County Jail late Wednesday night. The sheriff’s department reports Robert Dalton Scharnhorst, 19, has already been caught and returned to the jail.  Click to hear KMZU’s Chelsea Wade talk with Sheriff Wally George:

Wally George

Nathan Wayne Danner, 19, is still on the loose. Danner is a white male, 160 pounds, 5’7″ tall. Danner has short dark hair, blue eyes and a mustache. He was last seen wearing bright orange jail issued pants and shirt.

Danner was being held in the Saline County Jail on felony charges of first degree statutory rape and sexual misconduct involving a child less than 15 years of age.

Anyone with information on Danner’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Saline County Jail at 660-886-5511 or call 9-1-1.