Graham, a 21 year old male from St. George, was incarcerated on a misdemeanor warrant issued by the Washington County Justice Court at the time of his escape. As a result of this incident, he will now likely be charged with a felony escape from custody as well. The Washington County Sheriff's Office has initiated an internal investigation to determine the circumstances surrounding the escape.
The Sheriff's Office would like to extend our thanks to our many partners who assisted in this operation, including the Hurricane City Police Department, Ivins/Santa Clara Public Safety, the St. George City Police Department and their dispatch center, the U.S. Marshal's Office and their JCAT team, Utah Adult Probation and Parole, the Utah Highway Patrol's Aero-wing helicopter, the Washington City Police Department and Washington County Search Rescue Team with their search dog.