Jackson Co. Officials Are Searching For Escapee

Posted at 4:44 PM, May 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-15 16:44:41-04

JACKSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)- Police in Jackson County are searching for an inmate they say walked away from work release.

Gregory Downs was eating lunch and did not return to load up on the van. Officials with the jail say that he was working at the water company.  

Downs was in jail on charges of assault.

Crews are searching the Gray Hawk Area.