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KSP investigating Escaped Inmate from Marshall County Jail

Date of News Release: 12/01/2014

Mitchell C. McDonald

(Benton, KY) – Mitchell C. McDonald walked away from a work detail at the Marshall County Detention Facility garage, where he was assigned to a work detail at around 1:00 PM. December 1, 2014. McDonald is a state inmate serving his sentence at the Marshall County Detention Facility for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and a probation violation. McDonald is described as a 45 year old white male, standing 5'10" tall, weighs approximately 206 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes and a scraggly beard. He was last seen wearing blue jeans unknown shirt color. No further information is known at this time on the escape or his whereabouts.

Trooper Cory Hamby continues his investigation. KSP was assisted on the scene by the Marshall County Sheriff's Office and the Benton Police Department. If anyone knows the whereabouts of McDonald they can contact KSP toll free in KY at 1-800-222-5555 or their local law enforcement agency.