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Active Search for Suspect who Escaped from Custody

The Birmingham Police Department reports there is an active search underway for a suspect who escaped from police custody.

The suspect has been identified as:

Kameron Connell, (28), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama.

 Physical description: 5’9’’ 170 pounds, dark complexion, dreadlocks.  “Kerry” tattoo above the right eyebrow. Unidentified tattoos under left and right eyes. Unidentified tattoo in between eyebrows.

Officers took Kameron Connell into custody on Sunday, October 31, 2021, following a domestic disturbance call. He was transported to the Birmingham City Jail (425 6th Avenue South) pending domestic violence-related charges.

While at the City Jail, Kameron Connell escaped from police custody. He was last seen wearing the following: black, white, and orange jacket, grey shirt, black athletic pants with “skull” near the left ankle, and white high-top Nike Air Force Ones sneakers.

If anyone observes Kameron Connell we ask they call 911 immediately. Do not approach Kameron Connell as he is considered dangerous.

Callers can remain anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.

 Anonymous tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers through the Birmingham Police Department’s Mobile App. Simply download the app and submit a tip. Updates will be provided as information becomes available. If the tip to Crime Stoppers leads to an arrest, Crime Stoppers will provide a cash reward.

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Media Release 260- Escapee from Police Custody