Contact: Lt .Brian Traylor 812-421-6201
UPDATE: Deputies received information regarding the whereabouts of Williams. He was located on Slate Road by Deputies a short time later and taken into custody without incident. He is currently being housed in the Vanderburgh County Jail.
At approximately 7:00 p.m. in the 9500 block of Slate Road while on patrol, a Deputies located a known felon. Eric Williams -DOB 02-01-77, has an active felony warrant for Petition to Revoke for Felony Domestic Battery.
Deputies located the suspect in the yard and requested additional units for assistance. As the Deputy announced himself and attempted to make contact, the suspect then fled on foot into a heavily wooded area. Deputies, along with Indiana State Police, set up a perimeter around the area. Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office K-9s began to search the area. After a lengthy and thorough search, the search was suspended after units were unable to locate the suspect. The investigation is ongoing.
Williams is believed to be currently living in that area. Should anyone encounter or recognize the suspect, please contact 911. Do not attempt to apprehend the the suspect.