Department of Correction searching for Wilmington work release offender

Wilmington – The Delaware Department of Correction announces that it is currently searching for a work release offender assigned to the Plummer Community Corrections Center in Wilmington.

Late yesterday evening, Wednesday, September 9, Charles Taylor failed to return to the facility from an approved work pass. Attempts to make contact with him were immediately undertaken. Ongoing efforts to locate Taylor have been unsuccessful and an escape warrant for his arrest has been issued.
Date of walkaway: September 9, 2015
Offender name: Charles Taylor
Age: 43
Last known address: Wilmington, DE
Race/Gender: Black male
Height: 5’10”
Weight: 176 pounds
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Black
Aliases/Nicknames: John Taylor, Ricky Jones, John Adams, Chuck Taylor
Scars/Marks/Tattoos: Scar on right check, scars on right hand and right wrist, tattoos on left and right arms, tattoos on left and right shoulders
Current Offense: Taylor is serving a 6-month sentence of level 4 work release following a conviction for attempted theft.

Charles Taylor
Charles Taylor

Note: Community Corrections Centers are Level 4 facilities where the Department of Correction manages offenders who are transitioning back into the community. These centers are not secured like Level 5 prisons, as offenders are permitted to the leave the facility to go to work, seek jobs or attend approved treatment sessions.

Anyone with information on this offender is asked to call (800) 542-9524 or their local police department.