RICHMOND, KY (June 2, 2023) – The Kentucky State Police is reporting that KSP Post 7, Richmond was contacted just before 8:00 A.M. Friday, June 2, 2023 by the Maysville Police Department advising Tyler J. Blevins had been arrested for Escape 2nd degree and lodged in the Mason County Detention Center.
Tyler J. Blevins, age 32 of Vanceburg, KY, escaped by walking away from the Bluegrass Career and Development Center just before 6:00 A.M. Thursday morning, June 1st, 2023.
Blevens was serving a sentence for:
- Trafficking Methamphetamine, 2nd Degree
- Possession of a handgun by a convicted felon
- Burglary 1st degree.
Blevens was located in Mason County, KY on Thursday, June 1, 2023 where he taken into custody by the Maysville Police.
Tyler J. Blevins was transported to the Mason County Detention Center. According to jail records, he was booked into the facility at 8:26 P.M. Thursday evening June 1, 2023.
Tyler Blevins was charged with:
- TRAFF IN CONT SUB, 1ST OFFENSE (CARFENTANIL OR FENTANYL DERIVATIVES)
- WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE
- ESCAPE 2ND DEGREE-(IDENTIFY FACILITY)
This individual is currently lodged in the Mason County Detention Center. A $10,000.00 cash bond has been set.
Photo of the accused is courtesy of the Mason County Detention Center.