Man jailed on failure to return charge

From Local Sources


JASPER — The Dubois County Sheriff’s Office booked a man into jail Wednesday night on a warrant charging him with failing to return to lawful detention.

Jason S. Bessenger, 37, 6 Primrose Lane, Jasper, was a work release participant who did not return to the Dubois County Community Corrections Center from his place of employment Feb. 10, according to arrest documents.

A warrant charging him with a Level 6 felony count of failure to return to lawful detention was issued in Dubois Superior Court Feb. 14.

Authorities booked Bessenger into the Dubois County Security Center at 8:03 p.m. Wednesday on the active warrant.

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