Fayette County inmate walks away from work detail

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Police are searching for an inmate they say walked away from his work assignment on Wednesday.

According to the Lexington-Fayette County Division of Community Corrections, 47-year-old Stanley Eugene Baker Jr. walked away from his community service assignment near the intersection of Winchester Road and Industry Road around 11:50 a.m.

Corrections officials say Baker was being held on a parole violation on charges of criminal possession of a forged instrument, failure to appear on a contempt of court, giving officer false identifying information, fleeing or evading police and resisting arrest.

Baker is 5’11” and 180 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information concerning Baker’s whereabouts should contact the Lexington Police Department.

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