Inmate accused of stealing Montgomery County Jail cruiser back in custody

A Montgomery County Jail inmate who stole a jail cruiser in Dayton Wednesday evening is back in custody, according to a Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office representative.

The identity of the inmate was not released and it was not clear if they are facing additional charges.

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The cruiser was recovered, according to the sheriff’s office.

A deputy who was injured during the incident and taken to the hospital by a Dayton police officer was treated and released.

The inmate reportedly stole the cruiser while being transported by a deputy around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

We are working to learn more details about the incident and will update this story as information is released.

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