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Inmate fails to return from work release

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Posted at 8:23 PM, Sep 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-24 20:24:00-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — An inmate failed to return to Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government Division of Community Corrections after a court-ordered work release Tuesday.

Roth Lee Baughman Jr. was released around 7 a.m. for work release and was supposed to be back at 4:30 pm but failed to return.

Baughman, 37, is described as 5’9”, 145 lbs. with brown hair, and green eyes.

He was being held on a charge of probation violation.

Anyone with information concerning the whereabouts of Roth Lee Baughman Jr. should contact the Lexington Police Department.