Thursday, July 5, 2012

WANTED: Donald Blakney

UPDATE:  7/10/12- Blakney is in custody.

Donald Blakney is wanted by the Violent Criminal Apprehension Team (VCAT) on outstanding warrants for larceny after breaking and entering, felony possession of stolen goods, and interfering with an electronic monitoring device.

Blakney has been on CMPD Electronic Monitoring since he posted a $20,000 bond on February 9, 2012. Blakney has an extensive criminal history including multiple arrests for breaking and entering, robbery, and probation violations. Blakney was scheduled to appear in superior court on July 3rd (also his birthday), however he failed to appear and later cut his electronic monitor off near The Plaza and Eastway Drive. Blakney is known to frequent the Beatties Ford Road and Lasalle Street areas.

Anyone with information on Blakney’s whereabouts should immediately contact the Violent Criminal Apprehension Team (VCAT) at (704)336-VCAT or call 911!