UPDATE: The Inmate has been located

Morgan County – Investigators are actively pursuing leads along with the assistance of area agencies.

John Kaleb Gillespie age 30 of Decatur, 6ft tall, 180lbs is an escaped inmate from the Morgan County Jail. He scaled a rec yard wall with help from a fellow inmate, navigated razor wire and climbed down a 25ft wall.

He is a registered sex offender with a violent history with Law Enforcement.

If you have information please contact the 911.

Do not approach, he has a violent history with law enforcement.

Recent Arrest History:

  • 6/4/19 attempting to promote prison contraband
  • 1/21/19 bond revoked, SORNA Violation
  • 11/23/18 Sex Offender Adult Registration
  • 11/23/18 Trafficking illegal drugs
  • 11/23/18 Probation Violation -Rape 2nd