Written by Al Stover
Fort Peck Adult Detention Center officials are asking the public to be on the lookout for two inmates who escaped on the morning of Friday, Aug. 9.
The first inmate is Eric Fowler, a 6-foot-3, 33-year-old Native American male weighing 235 pounds, with light brown hair and brown eyes. He also has tattoos on both arms, his back and his neck.
Fowler was being held on charges of driving under the influence, driving vehicle in an unsafe condition, no drivers license, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of dangerous drugs, no seat belt, possession of dangerous drugs with intent to sell, mandatory financial responsibility and protection of members of the tribal executive board, tribal judges and federal officers and employees.
The second inmate, Leslie Shields, is a 5-foot-9 20-year-old Native American male weighing 215 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes, who was charged with negligent endangerment.
Anyone who has information concerning the whereabouts of the escapees is advised to notify their local law enforcement agency.