Man escapes from Barren County Detention Center

GLASGOW, Ky.- A man escaped from the Barren County Detention Center on Wednesday.

According to a news release from the Barren County Detention Center, Shannon Wyatt, was transported to the Barren County Detention Center by the Allen County Jailer.

The news release states that while in the holding room, Wyatt was waiting to be processed and then escaped through a door that was not secured by a law enforcement officer exiting the Detention Center. The door lead into the sally port where Wyatt exited.

Law enforcement agencies have been notified.