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Lexington inmate escapes from prison

LEXINGTON, KY (AP) - An inmate has escaped from a Kentucky prison system minimum security institution in Lexington.

Police are looking for 36-year-old Kenneth Happy, who turned up missing at an early morning bed check at Blackburn Correctional Complex on Monday.

WLEX-TV in Lexington reports Happy was convicted of criminal facilitation to commit murder in Anderson County in 1993.

Police are looking for a 2009 silver Dodge Caliber in connection with the escape.

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