04/08/2013

Denver deputy arrested in jail inmate's escape

The 36-year-old was arrested Monday at Denver police headquarters

Associated Press

DENVER — The sheriff's department in Denver says a deputy has been arrested on charges he helped a fugitive who left the county jail wearing a deputy's uniform.

Matthew Andrews is a two-year veteran of the department.

He's accused of assisting the escape, a class-three felony. The 36-year-old was arrested Monday at Denver police headquarters.

According to the Denver Post, 24-year-old Felix Trujillo was being held on aggravated robbery charges when he escaped Sunday night.

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