Gallia County Jail, Gallipolis, Ohio
September 3, 2019

Two prisoners escaped from a transport vehicle in Gallia County as they were being transported from an out-of-county facility back to the Gallia County Jail. They escaped along state Route 7 in Gallipolis.

The two men were re-captured the following day after a short standoff near the village of Cheshire. They were found hiding in the crawl space of a home along state Route 554.


2 escaped inmates caught in Gallia County“,, September 5, 2019.

Article published: 10/9/2019
Header photo source: The Scioto Post