Posted Wednesday, August 15, 2012 --- 10:11 a.m.
Information from the Green Co. Sheriff's Office:
August 14: At 3:38 PM, Deputies assigned to bailiff duty at the Green County Justice Center transported Jillian A. Gowen, 25, of Monticello, from the Green County Jail to the Justice Center for court proceedings.
While at the Justice Center, Gowen escaped from the restraints and fled on foot out of the court room. Deputies pursued Gowen and took her into custody in the parking lot of the Sheriff’s Department. Gowen was charged with Felony Escape and held in the Green County Jail.