Several Agencies Looking for Suspect Wanted on Nationwide Warrant

Several Agencies Looking for Suspect Wanted on Nationwide Warrant

Several area law enforcement organizations are looking for a suspect wanted on a nationwide warrant.

Members of the Dixon Police Department, Illinois State Police, Lee County Emergency Management Agency, Bureau County Sheriff’s Department, Ogle County Sheriff’s Department, Amboy Fire Department, and Lee County Sheriff’s Department are actively looking for a fugitive who was involved in a police pursuit that originated in Rock Falls, Illinois.

The subject, Donald E. Powell, struck a Lee County squad car and then fled on foot.

Powell was last seen in the area of Progress Drive and Dutch Road in Dixon, Lee County, Illinois.  Powell has an active, nationwide warrant out of Indiana.  Powell may be armed and if seen, please call 911. Do not approach him.

Powell is a black male, 34 years of age, weighs approximately 135 pounds, with long dreadlocks, wearing a black hoodie with pink writing, with a tattoo located on his left arm.  The attached photo is not recent.