Authorities: Identity thief, inmate wanted in Delaware

Jameel Walston, 23, of Dover

An identity thief is wanted after authorities say he did not return to a correctional facility following an approved job seeking pass, in Dover. 

The Delaware Department of Corrections says 23-year-old Jameel Walston, an inmate at Morris Community Correctional Center in Dover, did not return from an approved job seeking pass, on Friday. Officials have issued a warrant for escape after conviction, since Walton's whereabouts are unknown and unauthorized at this time.

According to authorities, Walston is described as standing 5'09" tall, weighing 167 lbs., with brown eyes and black hair. His last know address is in Dover, DE. The 23-year-old is currently serving time for violation of probation: identity theft.
MCCC is a level four Community Corrections Center. Community Corrections Centers are level 4 facilities that helps those who are transitioning back into the community. Level four facilities are not secured like level five facilities. At level four facilities, offenders are allowed to leave the facility to go to work, seek jobs, or attend approved treatment sessions. 

Anyone with information related to Walston's whereabouts is asked to call Department of Corrections at 800-542-9524 or your local police department

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