Man facing ten years on felon in possession of firearm and theft counts escapes Crawford County jail
Updated: Dec 2, 2022
A Leflore County man awaiting transfer to the Arkansas Department of Corrections after being sentenced to ten years in prison back in September escaped from custody in Crawford County on Wednesday.
Thirty-seven-year-old Jeromy Call, of Bokoshe, negotiated a plea deal in Crawford County Circuit Court in front of Judge Marc McCune on September 26 and was given 120 months for Possession of Firearms by Certain Persons and Theft by Receiving charges.
Call, who escaped custody on October 21 from LeFlore County, was also on a non- bond hold on a retainer for that county. Part of his sentencing in Crawford County reflected his Leflore County crimes as well, according to the Leflore County Sheriff's Office. He was wanted out of Leflore County on felony and misdemeanor larceny warrants, including one warrant for larceny of a vehicle.
Call has a history of serious crimes in Leflore County with over fifteen arrests dating all the way bac to 2002.
He was last seen wearing a black hoody when he escaped at 2:30 a.m. on Wednesday. No information has been released on how he escaped from the Crawford County facility.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Jeremy Call you are asked to contact the Crawford County Sheriff's Office at 479-474-2261.