Rucker to go before the grand jury for failed escape

Nicholas Rucker, who teamed up with Paul Brock in a failed attempt to escape the Whitley County Detention Center, appeared before the District Court on Monday, May 16.

Rucker, 40, waived his preliminary hearing on charges of Kidnapping – Adult and Escape – First Degree. Those charges will now be sent to a grand jury to review before proceeding to trial.

The grand jury is expected to meet on Monday, June 6 at 9 a.m.


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