DIXON SPRINGS, Ill. — Two inmates who escaped from the Dixon Springs Impact Incarceration Program in southern Illinois are back in custody.
25-year-old Jerrette Reed and 20-year-old Kevin Rivera were apprehended without incident in a field about one mile west of the facility just before 9 a.m. today.
Illinois Department of Corrections staff noticed Reed and Rivera missing at 5:50 p.m. Sunday.
Reed is serving a three-year sentence on meth-related charges out of Randolph County. Rivera is serving a five-year sentence for the manufacture and delivery of cocaine out of Cook County.
An investigation is underway.
The facility is located near the Kentucky border in Pope County.
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