Paducah, KY (McCracken County) – The Kentucky State Police Post 1 in Mayfield are actively searching for an escapee.
On October 5, 2018, at approximately 8:58 PM, KSP received a call stating William P. Jones, age 43, of Lexington, KY, left his work detail at Starfish Orphan’s Ministry. He was last seen at approximately 8:48 PM, running across the street from 1000 Broadway Street in Paducah, KY, and getting into an unknown vehicle. The vehicle left in an unknown direction of travel.
William Jones is a black male, 6’2” tall, approximately 185 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. Jones has tattoos on the inside of both his left and right forearms. Jones’ was in custody for Trafficking in Controlled Substance- 1st Degree- 1st Offense and Assault-3rd Degree- Assault on Corrections Employee.
If anyone has information on the location of Jones, please contact KSP Post 1 at 270-856-3721 or via the Kentucky State Police App. Callers may remain anonymous.