Department of Correction searching for Wilmington work release offender
Wilmington – The Delaware Department of Correction announces that a work release offender assigned to the Plummer Community Corrections Center in Wilmington has left the facility without authorization. Offender Frank Pope was found to be unaccounted during a routine offender count on May 24 and a search of the facility failed to locate him. Ongoing attempts to make contact with Pope have been unsuccessful and an escape warrant for his arrest has been issued.
Date of walkaway: May 24, 2015
Offender name: Frank Pope
Last known address: Middletown, DE
Race/Gender: Black male
Weight: 165 pounds
Aliases/Nicknames: Kareem Pope
Scars/Marks/Tattoos: Scar on neck, tattoos on right arm
Current Offense: Pope is serving a one-year sentence of level 4 work release following a term of incarceration for a weapons possession conviction.
Anyone with information on this offender is asked to call (800) 542-9524 or their local police department.