BREAKING: Police Search for Randolph County Jail Escapee


Robert Lewis (pictured) escaped from the Randolph County Jail early Monday morning.

RANDOLPH COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): An inmate escaped from the Randolph County Jail this morning.

According to police, Robert Lewis was last seen wearing a yellow jumpsuit around 3:20 a.m. He is described as a white male, about 5'6″, weighing 185 pounds.

Lewis was cleaning the jail lobby when he ran out the front doors while a jail officer went to the bathroom to empty the trash. He was held at the jail for Burglary.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Randolph County Sheriff's Department at 765-584-1721 or your local law enforcement agency.