(Photo Courtesy of the Michigan City PD)
A recent arrest has opened up a spot for a new fugitive to the Michigan City Police Department's Ten Most Wanted list. Michigan City Police report on Thursday, Mercedes Jones, wanted on an outstanding warrant for felony fraud, was arrested without incident in the 12-hundred block of West 9th Street. Police announced today that 27 year old William Shaifer, wanted on a warrant for felony escape, has now been added to their Top Ten Most Wanted list. Shaifer is described as a black male, 5'8”, weighing 165 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes and is considered to be armed and dangerous. The Michigan City Police Department encourages the public to call the Crime Tip Hotline with any information on the whereabouts of any subject on the Michigan City Police Department Top Ten List at 219-873-1488; callers can remain anonymous.
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