The Starke County Sheriff’s Department has announced an inmate escape from the rec area of the Starke County Jail. Officials say Joshua Hunnicutt walked out from the jail at 3:55 p.m. yesterday.
Police believe that Hunnicutt escaped from the jail and into a car driven by his girlfriend, Rachel Berdine. She is known to drive a purple 1995 Geo Tracker with license plate number 513CEH. The suspects may have headed south of Knox.
Joshua Hunnicutt is a white male, six feet tall and 170 lbs. He has brown hair and brown eyes with a beard and tattoos on his forearms and neck. He was last seen wearing gray cut-off sweatpants, and police say he has a fresh cut on his right shoulder. Hunnicut’s girlfriend is described as a white female, five foot seven, 120 lbs. with brown hair and brown eyes.
If you have any information regarding the whereabouts of Joshua Hunnicutt and Rachel Berdine, call the Starke County Sheriff’s Department at (574) 772-3771.