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Male fugitive John William Anglin

John William Anglin

Wanted For

Escape

Aliases

J W Anglin; John W Anglin

Wanted Since

Date of Birth

Sex

Male

Eyes

Blue

Weight

140 lbs

Skin Tone

Ruddy

Wanted In

California

Place of Birth

Georgia

Race and Ethnicity

White

Hair

Gray/Partially Gray

Height

5'10"

Scar/Tattoo

Scar Abdomen; Scar Cheek (face), Left; Scar Forearm, Left; Scar Forehead

Warrant/Case Issued

Northern District of California

Date of Warrant

Case Outline

John Anglin is wanted for the June 11, 1962 escape from the federal penitentiary at Alcatraz, San Francisco California. Anglin was sentenced on February 10, 1958 to 10 years custody for an armed bank robbery in Columbia, Alabama.

NOTICE TO LAW ENFORCEMENT: Before arrest, verify warrant through the National Crime Information Center (NCIC). If subject is arrested or whereabouts known, contact the nearest U.S. Marshals Service office, American Embassy/Consulate, call the U.S. Marshals Service Communications Center at 1-800-336-0102, or submit a tip using U.S. Marshals Service Tips.

For More Information Scan Code Above.

Poster/Media

Image with phone number information to report fugitive to U.S. marshals