Missing state hospital patient, examiner arrested

Missing state hospital patient, examiner arrested
Michelle Messer and Corey Kristopher Chapin (Source: KATV)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - An Arkansas State Hospital patient and a psychological examiner who fled together last week have been arrested.

Cory Chaplin and Michelle Messer, according to Little Rock television station KARK, were picked up by law enforcement officers in Clark County, Nevada.

The two left the facility last Tuesday and have been on the run ever since.

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