State inmate back in custody after failing to return to Delta Correctional Facility from three-day pass

State inmate back in custody after failing to return to Delta Correctional Facility from three-day pass
Kendrick T. Hosey (Source: Mississippi Department of Corrections)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Mississippi Department of Corrections on Tuesday said 38-year-old state inmate Kendrick T. Hosey is back in custody.

Officials were searching for Hosey when he did not return to the Community Work Center at the Delta Correctional Facility after having a three-day pass.

Hosey is serving a total of 16 years for two convictions in Forrest County. He received 12 years for possession of a controlled substance with intent and four years for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon when sentenced in June of 2018.

Hosey goes by the alias “KT” and has several tattoos on his neck, face, chest and arms. They including the words “Go Getta,” a five-point star with a chain, and a picture of the state.

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