Inmate On The Run From Grundy County

Kenneth Jason Franklin

Kenneth Jason Franklin

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office in Altamont is searching for an inmate who escaped while attending a worship service, according to their Facebook page.
Kenneth Jason Franklin asked to go to the restroom, and the person supervising him allowed Franklin to leave the building unattended.
Franklin had been in jail since April 9 on several charges, including violation of community correction charge, felony evading, reckless endangerment and assault with a motor vehicle.
He was also being held on possible charges out of Warren County stemming from a pursuit.
Franklin is described as:

    • 43 years old
    • White Male
    • 5 feet 9 inches tall
    • Weight of 150 lbs.
    • Brown hair
    • Brown eyes

Although Franklin has not had a history of violence, do not try to apprehend him.
Anyone having contact with Franklin please call 911 or the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office at 931-692-3466.