News Releases

Update: Escaped Inmate Now In Custody

Date of News Release: 05/27/2014

Richard McKinney - escapee

(Benton, KY) - Mr. Richard McKinney turned himself in to Princeton Police Department on 5/27/14.

Original News Release Below:


Marshall County Detention Center Escapee Investigation

Date of News Release: 05/20/2014

(Benton, KY) - On May 20, 2014 Mr. Richard McKinney walked away from the Marshall County Detention Center. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a blue hooded sweatshirt. Mr. McKinney is also described as having shoulder length brown hair, shaved on the sides, and pulled back into a ponytail. He has a large abscess on his face above the right eye. Mr. McKinney is originally from Princeton KY and could possibly be in route back to Caldwell County. Mr. McKinney has left by unknown means, in an unknown direction of travel. Any contact or communication please contact Kentucky State Police Post 1.