Two inmates escape from Knox Co. Detention Center
Knox County, Ky. (WYMT) -
An official from the Knox County detention center said two inmates escaped Saturday night. It happened sometime between 9 p.m. and 10 p.m.
The official identified the escapees as Cody Abner and Tommy Witt who are both from Knox County. Abner was in the detention center facing a charge of drug trafficking among other things. Witt is accused of assaulting and running away from a police officer.
The two should be considered dangerous.
If you have any information on their whereabouts you should contact your local law enforcement.
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