Minimum security Kan. inmate escapes, comes back


OVERLAND PARK, Kansas (AP) – A 32-year-Kansas inmate who walked away from his work site in Overland Park has turned himself in.

A spokesman for Lansing Correctional Facility says Zackary Conger was reported absent from Laser Apparel LLC around 4 p.m. Friday.

The minimum custody inmate turned himself in at the Lenexa Police Department around 9:45 a.m. Saturday, and he was returned to Lansing.

Conger is serving a 78-month sentence for burglary, forgery and theft in Butler and Sedgwick counties. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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