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2 inmates escape from Kentucky prison

Jason Lindbloom (left) and Jason Prater (right). Photos provided by Blackburn Correctional Complex Jason Lindbloom (left) and Jason Prater (right). Photos provided by Blackburn Correctional Complex
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -

Authorities in Kentucky are searching for two inmates who they say walked away from a minimum security prison in Lexington.

The Kentucky Department of Corrections tells local media that 40-year-old Jason Lindbloom and 36-year-old Jason Prater escaped Sunday evening from the Blackburn Correctional Complex.

Lindbloom was serving an 18-year sentence for multiple trafficking charges out of several counties.

Prater was serving a 25-year sentence for trafficking, burglary, tampering with physical evidence, possession and promoting contraband charges out of Campbell and Kenton counties.

Lindbloom is 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs 190 pounds.

Prater is 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 205 pounds.

Anyone with information on the inmates' whereabouts is asked to contact police.

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