BREAKING NEWS: Pratt caught in Lexington

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By Donald Richie

Escaped bank robbery suspect Jeffrey Pratt has been caught.

Harrison County Sheriffs Det. Paul Olin confirmed that Pratt was arrested at Everybodys Auto Sales, 530 E. New Circle Rd., Lexington, Monday afternoon.

Pratt, 30, has been on the run for almost a month after escaping custody in Robertson County. He apparently shoved a guard outside the Robertson County Courthouse on July 21, got into a car which belonged to his mother and fled.

He was on his way to court that day in connection with the robbery of Integra Bank in Mt. Olivet.

Pratt has also been charged with robbing the Farmers National Bank in Berry and is being looked at in connection with a Falmouth bank robbery the Monday morning robbery of the Farmers National Bank on Oddville Avenue.

His sister, Veronica, was indicted last week for aiding in his escape.