Crime & Courts

Wichita escapee back in custody, jail records show

Kyle William Ingels mug shot (Sept. 11, 2019)
Kyle William Ingels mug shot (Sept. 11, 2019) Kansas Department of Corrections

Kyle William Ingels, the inmate who escaped Tuesday from a minimum-custody facility in Wichita, has been arrested.

The 32-year-old was booked into Sedgwick County Jail just before noon Saturday, the jail log shows.

Ingels failed to return to the Wichita Work Release Facility late Tuesday after leaving for work around 10:30 a.m.

Michael Stavola covers breaking news at The Wichita Eagle. He’s won a national and several state awards during his five years of working at newspapers in Kansas. He plans to finish his MBA at Wichita State University in spring 2020. Michael likes to exercise, hunt and spend time with his wife and their dog, Marley.