Simpson County inmate escapes

Authorities need your help in finding a man who escaped from the Simpson County Correctional Facility.

According to Kentucky State Police, 28-year-old Demetrius Edward Roddy escaped from the facility the night of May 6, 2007, just before 10 p.m.

Roddy is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 430 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes and was last seen wearing a red shirt and blue jeans.

Roddy was serving a seven-year sentence on trafficking of a controlled substance

If you have any information, please contact Kentucky State Police at 270-782-2010.