UPDATE: Suspect who ran from hospital located and arrested

Andrea Conrad
Andrea Conrad (photos Courtesy: Kentucky State Police)

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) -Kentucky State Police say they located a woman who was under arrest, but ran from the Baptist Health hospital in Madisonville while being treated.

Troopers say an anonymous tip led them to the Quail Run Apartments on Partridge Drive in Earlington, where 28-year-old Andra K. Conrad was arrested without incident.

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Conrad had been arrested after a car pursuit in Hopkins County ended in a crash.  Investigators say she was taken to the hospital after complaining of pain but, while being treated, removed her IV and ran away.

She has now been taken to the Hopkins County Detention Center where she has been charged with escape, and parole violation.


4/19/17 1:53 p.m.

KSP looking for fugitive who who ran away from hospital

Kentucky State Police say warrants are being sought for the arrest of a fugitive who escaped incarceration when she ran off from Baptist Health in Madisonville following a collision.

Troopers say 28-year-old Andrea K. Conrad was arrested after a car pursuit in Hopkins County ended in a crash.  Conrad reportedly complained of pain and was taken to the emergency room.

One their, however, investigators say she removed her IV and left the hospital.

Conrad is described as 5’1″ tall, 125 pounds, with reddish-blonde hair and blue eyes.  She was last seen wearing a blue hospital gown.

Anyone with information on Conrad’s whereabouts is asked to call (270) 676-3313.