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For Immediate Release

Contact:
July 10, 2021 Sean Mallon, Supervisory Deputy U.S. Marshal
Eastern District of Missouri (314) 258-1808;
U.S. Marshals Office of Public Affairs (703) 740-1699
U.S. Marshals Looking for 3 Escapees From St. Ann
$2,500 reward offered for information leading to capture

St. Louis, MO – U.S. Marshals in the Eastern District of Missouri are leading the hunt for three men who escaped from the St. Ann Department of Police Facility around 11:30 p.m. (CDT) Friday.

Walter Wilson, Jason William Woolbright and Joshua Brown reportedly broke through a window to escape the correctional facility, whose staff discovered the escape at approximately 12:30 a.m. today and immediately notified the USMS.

Brown is a 31-year-old white male, who had been in USMS custody since January 4, and was being held for the charges of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and possession of a weapon in the furtherance of a drug trafficking crime.

Wilson is a 38-year-old white male, in USMS custody since January 18, and was being held for the charge of possession of weapon.

Woolbright is a 47-year-old white male, in USMS custody since November 23, 2020, and was being held for the charges of felon in possession of weapon and a supervised release violation.

The U.S. Marshals are offering a $2,500 for information leading directly to each man’s capture. Anyone with information is urged to contact their local law enforcement agency, the U.S. Marshals at 1-877-WANTED, or use the USMS Tips app.

Wanted posters:
 Wanted Poster: Joshua Brown

Wanted Poster: Walter Jerome Wilson Jr.

Wanted Poster: Jason Woolbright

Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.

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