Two inmates escape in Johnson County

SITKA, Ky. — Authorities are on the hunt for two escaped inmates in Johnson County.

Jeremy Boggs
Brian Olson

Police are searching for Jeremy Boggs, 30, and Brian Olson, 24, who were both being held in the Big Sandy Regional Detention Center for parole violations.

Boggs and Olson were among four inmates on a work detail under supervision of the Johnson County jailer’s office, when they fled. They were last seen on Route 201 near Sitka.

Officials ask anyone with information about the inmates to contact the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office.