Lexington Police are searching for a 23-year-old woman who escaped custody. On Monday, November 9, 2020, at approximately 1:30pm, Brandi Spears was arrested for public intoxication and multiple Scott County warrants. Based on her level of intoxication, Spears was transported to a local hospital where she eventually escaped through a back door in the room.
Spears then stole an unattended University of Kentucky Postal Truck in the parking lot, driving it back to her arrest location where she fled in her personal vehicle.
Once apprehended Spears will face additional charges of Escape 2nd, Pending charges of Theft by Unlawful Taking (Automobile), and Theft of Mail Matter. She also has an outstanding warrant in Scott County.
Wanted as of 11/16/2020