Authorities Searching for Jail Escapee
ELIZABETHTOWN, KY - Authorities are continuing to search for a convicted rapist who escaped from the Hardin County Jail.
According to The Courier-Journal 23-year-old Robert W. Wilson was serving time for second-degree rape when he walked out of the facility on Oct. 5.
Police said an officer left Wilson alone in a downstairs room while retrieving his belongings and Wilson was gone when he returned.
Wilson is described as 6-feet tall, with blonde hair and blue eyes.