LEFLORE COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV)– A state inmate who never returned after a three-day pass is now back in the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections.
MDOC officials were searching for 38-year-old Kendrick T. Hosey, who is serving a 16-year sentence at the Delta Correctional Facility in Leflore County.
Hattiesburg police and agents with MDOC located the inmate around 9 am at Sunset Inn.
Hosey, MDOC inmate #M7513, received 12 years for possession of a controlled substance with intent and four years for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon after being sentenced in June 2018.
Hosey has the alias KT, has several tattoos, including the words “Go Getta,” a five-point star with a chain, and a picture of the state, on several parts of his body, including his neck, face, chest, and arms.