LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) — An escapee being sought on multiple charges is the Crime Stoppers Wanted Person of the Week.

Phillip White was being treated at a Lexington hospital while wearing an electronic monitoring device, when police said he left, cut off the device, and never returned to the Fayette County Detention Center.

Lexington police released a photo to Crime Stoppers of White being wheeled out of the facility and he hasn’t been seen since. The 37-year-old has active warrants for tampering with a prisoner monitoring device, second-degree escape and is also wanted for questioning in a narcotics trafficking investigation.


Police warn that White will likely be armed.

If you know where to find him, call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 859-253-2020 or visit p3tips.com.

Your information is completely anonymous, and your tip could earn you up to a $1,500 cash reward.

  • Phillip White (Via Bluegrass Crime Stoppers)