TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNW) – A convicted man who walked away from the Wichita Work Release Facility has turned himself in.
Zachary H. Leis, 28, was placed on escape status at approximately 12:01 a.m. Tuesday after it was reported that he walked away from Wichita Work Release Facility. He was reported missing when he did not return to the facility after work.
Leis is serving a sentence for convictions of aggravated assault, aggravated battery, criminal damage to property, and two counts of domestic battery out of Sedgwick County.
The Kansas Department of Corrections says Leis turned himself in shortly before 12 p.m. The department says they are still investigating the incident and no other details are being released.