UPDATE: Bedenbaugh was taken into custody on Wednesday afternoon
The Northern Ohio Fugitive Task Force is offering a reward for information leading to the capture of fugitive Joey Bedenbaugh.
Bedenbaugh is wanted for escape, with an underlying charge of firearms violations by the U.S. Marshals Service. Late last month Bedenbaugh walked away from the Oriana House Halfway House in Akron. He had been placed there by the Bureau of Prisons and is still considered an inmate.
Bendenbaugh is a 36-year-old white male standing approximately 6'03" and weighs 180 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes. His is believed to be hiding in the Goodyear Heights area of Akron.
If you have any information in reference to James Cummings, please contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED or Text keyword WANTED and tip to 847411 (tip411) Tipsters can remain anonymous and reward money is available.