Inmate Arrested After Mistaken Release

By: KAKE
By: KAKE

Garden City, Kan. (KAKE)-- Garden City Police have arrested a Lansing prison inmate who was mistakenly released a few months ago.

36-year-old Sean McKenzie was released by Vernon County, Missouri in February of this year.

Officers were investigating the report of the alleged sexual abuse of a child by a Garden City woman's boyfriend.

During the investigation, they learned the suspect was McKenzie. He is currently in the Finney County Jail on a warrant from the Kansas Department of Corrections for the escape, along with 10 new counts of rape.

Police also arrested Jessica Romero on aggravated child endangerment charges.

Posted by Greg Palmer


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