Updated: May 4, 2012 - 1:05pm
Kansas Department of Corrections officials say escaped Lansing Correctional Facility inmate, Gary Furthmyer 59, has possibly been spotted in downtown Kansas City, Missouri.
Officials say that they have received reports of several possible sightings of Furthmyer near homeless shelters. The statement says it is possible that Furthmyer has grown his hair and has additional facial hair. He has previously used the alias of Frank Schell.
Furthmyer walked away from his minimum security job assignment around 3 a.m., April 18th. There have been no confirmed sightings since. He is 5' 9" and 185lbs, with brown hair and blue eyes.
KDOC reminds the public that all escapees should be considered armed and dangerous.
Furthmyer was serving a sentence of six to 25 years for Indecent Liberties with a child and Aggravate Felony to Appear. All of his charges were out of Sedgwick County, Kansas.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Gary Leslie Furthmyer is urged to call 911 or the Lansing Correctional Facility at 913-727-3235.
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