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Jonathan Ware - Escaped Inmate


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***Update - 06/13/2019 @ 7:16 pm***

Jonathan Ware was arrested on Elm Street in Harrisburg. Ware will be charged with additional felonies. A full report will be released in the morning. I would like to thank the deputies with the Poinsett County Sheriff's Office, Officers with the Trumann PD, Harrisburg PD, Arkansas State Police, Arkansas Highway Police, and the local Constables. Their assistance was instrumental to the quick apprehension of Ware. A special thank you to the citizens who made the calls to help us locate him. 

Sheriff Kevin Molder 


***Update - 06/13/2019 @ 5:32 pm***

A Felony Escape in the 3rd Degree Warrant has been issued for Ware.


***06/13/2019 3:30 pm***

The Poinsett County Sheriff’s Office, Harrisburg Police Department, Trumann Police Department, Arkansas State Police, and Arkansas Highway Police are currently searching for Jonathan Ware, 32, of Harrisburg. Ware escaped by jumping over 2 barbed wire fences at the Poinsett County Detention Center.  Detention Officer’s immediately contacted law enforcement.

Ware is charged with Battery in the 2nd degree and Fleeing. We are currently using every resource at our disposal to locate Ware.

If you see Ware, please contact the Poinsett County Sheriff’s Office or local authorities. Please do not approach him.

More information will be provided when it is available. 

Sheriff Kevin Molder

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