UPDATE: Codington County Detention Center inmate still on the run  (Audio)

May 10, 2023
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–A Codington County Detention Center inmate remains on the loose one day after fleeing during a medical appointment.

Thirty nine year-old Justin Taube of Willmar, Minnesota was serving time for possession of a controlled substance.

Codington County Chief Deputy Brent Solum described how the escape went down Tuesday morning…

Solum says they’ve gotten tips on where Taube could be…

Solum explains where the investigation goes from here…

Solum says this is an isolated incident. He says it’s very rare for sentenced inmates to flee…