UPDATE: 4 Inmates Escape from Paducah Facility

By: Associated Press
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PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky State Police say they are looking for four inmates who escaped from a western Kentucky facility in less than 24 hours

Troopers say all four were discovered missing Sunday evening during a head count at the Keeton Correctional Institution in Paducah.

The missing inmates were identified as 35-year-old Steven Vargason, 30-year-old Zachary Clevenger, 28-year-old Joshua Baber and 28-year-old Michael L. Houston.

Vargason is described as a white male with a shaved head who stands about 6-foot-2 and has a muscular build. Clevenger is described as a white male who has nearly shaved dark hair and short facial hair and stands about 5-foot-9. Barber is described as a white male, 5'7" with short brown hair. Houston is described as a white male, 5'9" with short brown hair.


Kentucky State Police say they are looking for two inmates who escaped from a western Kentucky facility.

A police statement says the Keeton Correctional Institution in Paducah discovered the men missing on Sunday evening after doing a head count.

The missing inmates were identified as 35-year-old Steven Vargason and 30-year-old Zachary Clevenger. Vargason is described as a white male with a shaved head who stands about 6-foot-2 and has a muscular build. Clevenger is described as a white male who has nearly shaved dark hair and short facial hair and stands about 5-foot-9.

Anyone with information about the escaped inmates should call the KSP post in Mayfield at 270-856-3721.

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