Detectives need the public's assistance in locating Wilson.

UPDATE: On September 6, 2018, the Louisiana State Police Fugitive Task Force, in conjunction with the Atlanta Police Department, located and arrested Darreon Wilson. Wilson was located at a residence in Atlanta, Ga. Wilson is being held at the Fulton County Juvenile Intake Facility awaiting extradition.

Original: On July 23, 2018, 16-year-old Darreon Wilson of Baton Rouge escaped from the East Baton Rouge Parish Detention Center. Wilson was being held on various charges, including Illegal Carrying of Weapons, Possession with Intent to Distribute Narcotics, and Possession of Stolen Property.

Detectives need the public’s assistance in locating Wilson. State Police is asking anyone with information related to the whereabouts of Darreon Wilson to contact Crimestoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867).

Anyone providing assistance and/or housing to Wilson is in violation of state law and may be arrested and charged as an Accessory after the Fact.

Contributed by Louisiana State Police