WEST UNION, OH (FOX19) - Police in Adams County are searching for an inmate who escaped from the detention center on Friday morning.
Louis Raymond Blythe was on work detail Friday when he stole a Ford Taurus and drove away.
The Sheriff's office says the car was found on Friday about a mile north of West Union, near Adams Lake.
They also say they found footprints leaving the car, heading towards a residence where they believe Blythe was picked up.
Blythe is a non-violent offender.