Police searching for escaped inmate from Fulton County


FULTON COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – State Police say the Fulton County Detention Center is looking for an escaped inmate named Reggie Rankins.

They say Rankins was last seen during a head count on Monday night.

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Around 2 a.m. Tuesday the detention center was made aware of a gas station break-in, that’s when they did another head count and discovered Rankin was missing, according to authorities.

Officials say Rankins is 23-years-old, 5’10”, 180 pounds, black hair, brown eyes and medium build.

Rankins was serving time for burglary 2nd Degree, theft by unlawful taking all others $500 or more but under $10,000, Burglary 3rd Degree, investigators say.

If anyone has any contact with this subject or information contact the Kentucky State Police Post 1 Mayfield at 1-800-222-5555.