A Denver sheriff’s deputy reportedly told co-workers that he helped a felon escape the downtown jail because he had been threatened and told there was a contract out on him and his family.
The man who escaped from the Denver jail and then turned himself in appeared before a judge Thursday morning.
A prison escapee who disappeared from the Denver jail on Sunday night is back in police custody.
The Denver sheriff’s deputy accused of helping a dangerous inmate break out of the Denver City Jail denies he did it for money, saying instead he was physically threatened, leading to the jail escape.
CBS4 has learned that a Denver Sheriff’s deputy is in custody and suspected of helping a dangerous inmate escape from the downtown Denver jail last night.