Mt. Vernon police searching for armed man


Web Editor - Nick Miller

MT. VERNON, IL - The Mount Vernon Police Department is seeking your help in locating a wanted man.

The Jefferson County Crime Stoppers are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of Darrain Donell Bowdry, also known as "Ricco". Bowdry is wanted for aggravated discharge of a firearm and possession of a weapon by a felon.

Bowdy is described as a 28 year-old black male who is about 5'6" tall. He is considered to be armed and dangerous.

If you know of Bowdry's whereabouts or have any information about him, you are asked to call the Jefferson County Crime Stoppers tips line.