POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KFVS) - A search is underway in Poplar Bluff, Missouri for a Federal Bureau of Prison System escapee.
According to the Poplar Bluff Police Department, their search for Shedric D. Anderson began Wednesday, Aug. 29 after they received a call from a half-way house in Neelyville, Mo.
We are told a few years ago Anderson was sentenced on a counterfeiting charge.
Poplar Bluff Police Lt. Josh Stewart says it is not known if Anderson is armed, but he does have a violent history.
Police believe Anderson is in the Poplar Bluff area.
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Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Anderson is urged to contact police immediately.