An inmate walked away from the LaRue County Detention Center sometime during the weekend.
According to Diana Eads, spokesperson for Department of Corrections, Division of Local Facilities, state inmate Steven Earl McWilliams, 32, of Louisville, escaped through the restricted custody center fenced area. He was missed about 9:20 a.m. Sunday, June 27.
Eads said an investigation is ongoing at this time and “no official reports have been received yet.”
A state jail inspector spoke with jail personnel Monday, Eads said.