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KSP Searching for an Escapee from the Fulton County Detention Center in Hickman, KY

Date of News Release: 04/11/2016

Michael Shane Hunter Michael Shane Hunter

(Hickman, KY) - On April 10, 2016 at approximately 7:30 P.M., the Fulton County Detention Center, located in Hickman, KY, contacted the Kentucky State Police, Post 1 Mayfield. The staff advised that they had an inmate that walked out of the sally port of the jail while he was on a work detail.

Michael Shane Hunter, of Guston, KY is described as a 40 year old white male, 5'7" with short brown hair and hazel or green eyes. Hunter was last seen wearing a black zip-up hoodie style sweatshirt, blue jeans, black shoes, and a tan hat at the time of his escape. Hunter has an outline tattoo of small "prayer hands" on the right side of his back and an outline tattoo of a sun on his upper left arm. Hunter is serving time for a Theft by Failure to Make Required Disposition of Property, Fleeing or Evading Police 1st degree (Motor Vehicle), and Flagrant non-support.

Hunter may be in route to the Hardin or Nelson County areas of Kentucky.

Tpr. William Propes is investigating the escape. If anyone has any contact with these subjects, contact the Kentucky State Police, Post 1 Mayfield at 1-800-222-5555.