The El Dorado Police Department has issued a “Most Wanted” alert for Forrest A. Hobson, 25, who is wanted on charges of second-degree escape and first-degree criminal mischief.
Police advise that Hobson should be considered armed and “extremely dangerous.”
According to a press release, Hobson is wanted in connection with an incident that occurred early Thursday morning. Additional details weren’t immediately available.
Those with information on Hobson’s whereabouts are asked to contact EPD Capt. Scott Harwell at 870-881-4810 or Crime Stoppers at 870-863-INFO (4636). All calls will be kept confidential.
Information leading to Hobson’s apprehension could make one eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.
Local residents are urged to use “extreme caution” if they see Hobson, and not to approach him; instead, they should contact a local law enforcement agency.
Hobson is described in a press release as a white male. A photo of him also shows that he has several small tattoos on his face, near his eyes, as well as a tattoo on the front of his neck. He has blue eyes.
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