Search on for escaped inmate in Christian County
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – State Police say an inmate escaped from a work release detention program in Christian County on Tuesday night.
Investigators say 22-year old Calvin Jermaine Merritt, Jr., of Hopkinsville, escaped around 8:30 p.m.
He’s approximately 5’9” tall, and weighs approximately 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt, gray sweatpants, and barefoot. He has a tattoo on the left side of his neck, and Calvin tattooed on his upper right arm. He was last seen at East 5th Street and S. Virginia Street in Hopkinsville.
If anyone has information on the whereabouts of this subject, please contact Kentucky State Police Post 2 at 270-676-3313 or by Text a Tip via the Kentucky State Police App. Callers may remain Anonymous.