KSP searching for four escaped inmates from Paducah prison
The men were discovered missing after a head count at the Keeton Correctional Institution.
Monday, July 7th 2014, 5:45 am EDT
PADUCAH, Ky. (WDRB) -- Four inmates have escaped from the Keeton Correctional facility in Paducah.
According to a news release from Kentucky State Police, two inmates -- 35-year-old Steven Vargason and 30-year-old Zachary Clevinger -- were discovered missing during a head count just before 9 p.m. Sunday night.
Vargason is described as 6'-2" to 6'-4" with a muscular build, shaved head and was last seen wearing shorts and an a gray or white tank top. Clevenger is approximately 5'-9" with short dark hair, short facial hair and was last seen wearing blue and white shorts with a white top.
About 12 hours later, around 9:30 a.m. officials from Keeton contacted KSP again to report two additional escaped inmates: 28-year-old Joshua Barber, described as a white male, 5'7" with short brown hair, last seen wearing blue pants and a red, black and white polo shirt.
The fourth escapee, 28-year-old Michael L. Houston, is described as a white male, 5'9" with short brown hair. Houston was last seen wearing jeans and a black shirt.
If you see these men or know their whereabouts, you're asked to call Kentucky State Police at 270-856-3721 or 800-222-5555.
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