KSP searching for escaped inmate

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky State Police is searching for an escaped inmate from the Lexington area.

According to KSP, around 1 p.m. Saturday, July 9, David D. Lewis, an inmate of Blackburn Correctional Complex, removed his ankle monitor while staying at Hope Recovery Residence.

Lewis walked away and was last seen wearing blue jeans and a white sleeveless shirt while carrying a black trash bag of his belongings, stated authorities. Lewis is five feet five, inches in height with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information should contact their local agency or KSP, Post 12 at 502-227-2221.