Bobby Bush is wanted by the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Department on an outstanding bench warrant for failure to register as a sex offender.
Bush fled from his home on Highway 8 West of the near the Leesville City Limit sign on Monday after officers had arrived.
He was last seen traveling on foot. At the time he was wearing a white shirt with blue jean shorts with orange shorts underneath the blue jean shorts. The VPSO urges citizens to call the office immediately if they see Bush or have any information as to his whereabouts. The number is 337-238-1311.
It was stated in the VPSO release that anyone who helps Bush flee police custody will be arrested and prosecuted.