The Abbeville Police Department is seeking the location of Willie Ralph Pitts, 55, for five counts of aggravated rape of a juvenile.
It is believed that Pitts was last seen in the Leesville area. He stands 6-0 tall and weighs 270 pounds and has a tattoo on his chest reading, “GWENN.”
He has a long criminal history and is believed to be armed with a handgun.
According to Abbeville Police Detective Stan Suire, Pitts was quoted as saying that he will “not go back to jail.”
Pitts has family in New Orleans and Atlanta. Anyone with information about this fugitive is asked to contact Det. Suire at 337-652-3011. Do not approach Pitts or confront him in any way.