WOOSTER, OH (WOIO) - The Wayne County Sheriff Facebook page is warning residents in the area of I71 near West Salem to make sure cars are locked and keys are secured.
The Ohio Highway Patrol is searching for an escaped prisoner.
Said Ali El-Khatib was being transported by a private transport company.
The Wayne County Sheriff’s Facebook page stated the charges are unknown “but it sounds like he is facing auto theft charges in New York.”
19 News will keep you updated as more information is available.