Jail inmate walks away from work release

Cris RitchieEditor

February 25, 2013

An inmate at the Kentucky River Regional Jail in Perry County escaped on Monday.
Christopher Colwell, 37 of Lower Second Creek, was on work release detail in the Pigeon Roost community of Perry County when he allegedly ran away from the site, officials with the jail said.
Colwell was being held on traffic charges and was due to be released Monday night.
The sheriffs office said they are still looking for Colwell.
If you have any information about his whereabouts, contact the Perry County Sheriffs Office at 439-4523, or the Kentucky State Police at 435-6069.