Kentucky State Police Investigating Escape At Franklin County Jail

Posted at 9:04 PM, Jul 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-28 21:04:08-04

FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – Kentucky State Police are searching for an inmate who escaped from the Franklin County regional Jail.

Reportedly they were called to the jail at 10:50a.m. on Saturday for an escape.

KSP said in a release that Joseph A. Gramer II, 29, of Newport, Ky. escaped from the jail on Friday night.

They currently have no information on where he may be heading.

If you have any information on Gramer’s whereabouts you’re asking to call KSP or your local law enforcement.

KSP is continuing to investigate how he was able to get out.