Statewide search for fugitive last seen in Eaton County

A statewide manhunt is under way for Joshawa Vergason, who is considered armed and dangerous.
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EATON RAPIDS (WJRT) (8/9/19) - A statewide search is under way for a wanted fugitive.

State Police say 23-year-old Joshawa Vergason is wanted for several felonies and is believed to be armed and dangerous. He was last seen in the Eaton County area Wednesday.

Police say Vergason could be traveling in three different vehicles, a black truck, a motorcycle or a vintage car.

Investigators found numerous guns inside his house and believe he could have several with him.

Vergason is wanted for various crimes, including aggravated assault, obstructing officers and assault on a K-9.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should call police.


This is one of the vehicles Joshawa Vergason may be driving while on the run from police.
This is one of the vehicles Joshawa Vergason may be driving while on the run from police.
This is one of the vehicles Joshawa Vergason may be driving while on the run from police.
This is one of the vehicles Joshawa Vergason may be driving while on the run from police.