Man Who Escaped Troopers Thursday Still at Large

A man wanted on felony warrants escaped when state troopers tried to arrest him Thursday morning, and is still at large.

Investigators say 26 year old gene Utley is wanted on felony charges of misconduct involving a controlled substance, and probation violation

Officers got word that Utley was in the farmers loop area back on Thursday, but when they arrived, they say he fled.

We've been in touch with the Troopers again this morning, and as of the latest report (6:11am, 8/20/12), Utley has yet to apprehended.

Any assistance you can provide would be appreciated — the State Troopers – number is 451–5100.