An inmate serving a 15-year sentence for robbery and wanton endangerment walked away from Blackburn Correctional Complex in Lexington Wednesday.
Police are searching for Justin Canada, 26. He is white, 5-foot-10 and 175 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes, according to a news release from the prison.
He would have been eligible for parole in August 2016.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call Kentucky State Police at 502-227-2221 or Lexington police at 859-258-3600.