A Golden Alert has been issued by Knox County Emergency Management and Kentucky State Police for an Artemus man.
Douglas “Bub” Middleton, 23, was last seen Wednesday at 10 a.m. at his residence on Walton road off of KY 225 in Artemus. Middleton is a white male, 133 pounds, 5 feet, 7 inches with short brown – almost black – hair and a full beard. He was wearing a red T-shirt with blue jeans and a grey and blue jacket along with black dress boots.
According to KCEM, Middleton is mentally challenged and his family is very worried about him.
Bell County Forestry Camp is assisting in this search. If you have seen Middleton please call 911, Knox County SORT Team member Gerald Baker at 606-627-1393 or Kentucky State Police Post 10, Harlan at 606-573-3131.
Information from The Big One WRIL.