Update: Captured Pulaski County Escaped Inmate Faces More Charges

Pulaski County authorities are waiting for a murder suspect to return to Kentucky. Officials say 24-year-old Sam Baker slipped out of his ankle bracelet in Somerset and was arrested in Kansas on local charges. He was reportedly found with 29-year-old Adriana Brown. Baker was charged with the 2021 murder of Robert Claunch. Pulaski County Sheriff Bobby Jones said Baker was able to get weapons, but fortunately no one was hurt. Police said Baker will face more charges, including gun possession. His trial date was pushed back to March.