PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Delaware State Police and Delaware Capitol Police are asking the public for help in locating a man who escaped from the Sussex County Courthouse Tuesday.READ MORE: Several People Rescued, Cars Stranded Following Overnight Storms And Flash Flooding Across Region
The incident occurred at approximately 12:00 p.m on Oct. 16.
Ronald N. Stow, 24, escaped from the custody of the Delaware Capitol Police. At the time of his escape, Stow was wanted for multiple charges including burglary, unlawful use of a payment card, and theft from of a victim over 62 years of age.READ MORE: Tredyffrin/Easttown School District Meeting On New Race Curriculum Draws Full House
There is an active warrant out for Stow for escape charges, police say.
Stow was last seen driving a black Ford Focus with Delaware registration 376330. He was traveling eastbound on South Bedford Street in Georgetown.
He is described as a white male, 5 foot 7 inches tall, 103 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Police Officer Opens Fire On 2 Armed Men In West Mount Airy
If anyone has any information on where Stow is, they are asked to call 911 immediately or to call Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333. Tips can also be sent online to Delaware Crime Stoppers.