The man wanted after escaping from Steven’s Correctional facility in Mcdowell County has been apprehended.
Charles Wentz was arrested in Lawrence County Ohio after stealing from a Family Dollar. Witnesses noticed the thief fled the scene in a red and silver vehicle with a West Virginia License Plate.
Lawrence County Deputies found Wentz at a local residence, and he attempted to flea from police into a wooded area. Deputies deployed a K-9 unit and was able to located and apprehend Wentz a short time later.
McDowell County State Police say the investigation is still ongoing, and no further details are being released at this time.
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