PARCHMAN, Miss. (WCBI) – A convicted killer who broke out of Parchman over the weekend is still at large.
48 year old Michael Dowda was serving a life sentence for killing his girlfriend back in 1996.
The crime happened in Harrison County.
That’s down on the coast.
Saturday (9-22-12) afternoon, Dowda stole a white 2005 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck and two handguns from a home on prison grounds.
Dowda stands 5’11″ tall and weighs 195 pounds.
He has brown hair, brown eyes and a tattoo on the left side of his chest.
If you come across Michael Dowda, contact authorities immediately.
He is likely armed and very dangerous.