Homeless man with violent history on the loose

Homeless man with violent history on the loose

TRI-CITIES, Wash. - Crime Stoppers and Kennewick police need your help in searching for a violent homeless man.

Dean Russell Shelton, 47, was charged with a weapons violation according to a Tri-Cities Crime Stoppers bulletin.

US Marshal's Violent Offender Task Force is searching for him after he violated his federal weapons probation.

Shelton has a history of becoming violent without warning. He is considered a Violent Offender, according to police.

Crime Stoppers stated he is homeless and is known to live between Eltopia and Tri-Cities.

Reports describe Shelton as 5'9, 175 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. He also has a tattoo of a skull on his upper right arm.

Anyone with information regarding Shelton's location is asked to contact Kennewick Police at (509) 628-0333.

To leave information anonymously, call Tri Cities Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477 or online.

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