Inmate Reported Missing in South-Central Kentucky

By: Sarah Lane
By: Sarah Lane

Local and state law enforcement continue their search for an inmate reported missing from the all male Green River Correctional Complex located in Central City.

Correctional officers tell us 25-year-old John Patton was reported missing during the regular head-check around 11 p.m. Friday.

Patton's charges are non-violent and he was being housed at the minimum-security unit outside the main complex.

Again, the inmate has been identified as John Patton.

Patton has blue eyes and brown hair. He is 5'8" tall and weighs around 160 lbs. He's serving a seven-year sentence for 2nd degree burglary and 2nd degree forgery in Warren County.

There is no need to panic, but if you have any information on the location of John Patton, please contact your local or state law enforcement agency.


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