Police: Newport man escapes from Frankfort jail

State police looking for Joseph Gramer II, 29
Posted: 12:13 AM, Jul 30, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-30 04:13:42Z

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Kentucky State Police say they are looking for a Newport man who escaped from a jail in Frankfort.

Joseph Gramer II, 29, escaped from the Franklin County Regional Jail around 9 p.m. Friday, according to KSP. KSP said it wasn’t notified until 10:50 Saturday morning.

Investigators say they have no information on where Gramer might be or where he might be headed.

If you have information, please contact the Kentucky State Police at 502-227-2221 or 1-800-222-5555 or Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040.