**UPDATE, March 5, 2020: Jerry Britt has been located and taken into custody by Kentucky State Police. Britt will be lodged in the Hart County Jail. Jerry Britt has been charged with escape 2nd degree and theft by unlawful taking (auto) $10,000 or more.
Original article, 3/04/20:
Kentucky State Police is looking for Jerry W. Britt, 37 of Scottsville, who had fled from a work detail, according to a press release from KSP.
At approximately 12:42 PM, Kentucky State Police Post 3 in Bowling Green received a call stating inmate Jerry Britt had fled from a work detail. According to jail staff, an inmate gained access to a 2007 gold Lincoln Navigator without consent, and left the property located on Bluegrass Ave in Hart County.
Kentucky State Police reported they have located the stolen vehicle in the Shanty Hollow area of Warren County. KSP along with local law enforcement are currently searching for Britt.
Britt is a white male with brown hair, hazel eyes, approximately 5’11” tall, and weighs approximately 175 pounds. Britt was last seen wearing blue jeans, black hoodie, and a camouflage hat.
If anyone has information on the whereabouts of Britt, please contact Kentucky State Police Post 3 at 270-782-2010 or by Text a Tip via the Kentucky State Police App. Callers may remain Anonymous.