Inmate Got Away in Stolen Car in Jefferson County

Authorities in Jefferson County are searching for an inmate who escaped in a stolen car.

They say 35-year-old Jason Carr broke into the Jefferson County School Bus Garage around 11:00 Thursday morning and took off in a ’99 red Chevy Impala.

Carr was last seen on Highway 25 near Deep Springs Road. He was being held on Theft and Probation Violation charges. The tag on the Impala is GV8-606.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or dispatch at 865-475-6855.

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