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KSP Investigating 3 Escaped Inmates from the Marshall County Jail

Date of News Release: 04/04/2015

(HICKORY, KY.) - Kentucky State Police, Post 1-Mayfield troopers are currently searching with local law enforcement for 3 state inmates who escaped from the Marshall County Jail in Benton. It is believed they walked away from the facility on 04/04/2015. KSP is asking assistance from the public if they have any information concerning the whereabouts of these escapees.

If you have information concerning these escapees, you are asked to contact KSP at 1-800-222-5555 or (270)856-3721. If you see these inmates, you are asked to call 911.

The descriptions of each inmate with available photos are listed below.

Travis L. Bonapfel # 1 - Travis L. Bonapfel, (27) W/M, 6-03, 200 lbs.; convicted of Trafficking Heroin and Trafficking Controlled Substances from Campbell County, KY (see attached photo) Last seen wearing: long sleeve black shirt, blue jeans, black and white shoes.
Jeremiah J. Nicholas # 2 - Jeremiah J. Nicholas, (21), W/M, 6-05, 250 lbs., convicted of 2 counts of Burglary, and Unlawful Possession of Meth Precursor from Calloway and Marshall Counties, KY (no photo available) Last seen wearing: black toboggan, black long sleeve shirt, gray undershirt, blue jeans, and black shoes.
Gage A. Jobe # 3 - Gage A. Jobe, (23), W/M, 5-11, 205 lbs., convicted of Receiving Stolen Property, and Wanton Endangerment from Marshall County, KY (see attached photo) Last seen wearing: dark blue coat, blue jeans, and gray shoes. Use caution, as this subject has made confirmed threats regarding any contact he may have with law enforcement and others who may attempt to apprehend him.