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Eubank Police: Inmate Escapes Work Detail, Steals Vehicle

Posted at 5:28 PM, Sep 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-18 17:50:15-04

EUBANK, Ky (LEX 18)– Eubank Police tell LEX 18 that an inmate escaped a work detail at the Eubank City Park and stole a city vehicle.

They say that the vehicle is a white 2002 F150 with an extended cab.

Eubank Police say they have no reason to believe he is in the immediate area.

The Pulaski County Detention Center says the inmate’s name is Jimmy Wombles. He was in jail for parole violation. Wombles was originally arrested for assault of a police officer, assault 4th minor injury, resisting arrest, and contempt.