Authorities on the lookout for inmate who walked away from work release

Posted 3 months ago

By Post Staff

Jason Leonard

Jason Leonard

Little Apple Post

MANHATTAN — Police are currently looking for an inmate from the Riley County Jail who was approved for work release and failed to return after his work shift.

Officers initiated the investigation July 26 after Jason Leonard, 38, Manhattan, failed to return to the Riley County jail.

Leonard, who is serving time for a probation violation stemming from a felony burglary and misdemeanor theft case, is described as a black male, approximately 5 feet, 7 inches tall and weighing approximately 170 pounds.

Those with information about his whereabouts are encouraged to contact RCPD or the Manhattan Riley County Crime Stoppers.


One Response to “Authorities on the lookout for inmate who walked away from work release”

  1. tired of the stupid says:

    How can someone be so stupid? He would have been out soon.

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