Wanted man may be headed towards Blytheville

PINE BLUFF, AR (KAIT)- Police are searching for a man accused of several crimes, who might be headed towards Blytheville.

According to the Pine Bluff Police Department, Anthony James Welspom, 53, of Little Rock is wanted for residential burglary, being a felon in possession of a firearm, rape, kidnapping, and aggravated assault.

Police say Welspom is approximately five feet, ten inches tall and weighs 195 pounds.  They also say he might be driving a black, four door 1999 Cadillac Deville with Arkansas license plate number 271-SAT.

In a release from the Pine Bluff Police Department, they call Welspom armed and dangerous.

If you have information, you are asked to call the Pine Bluff Police Detective Division at (870) 730-2090. You can also leave anonymous tips through the department's website at www.pbpd.org  or through their Facebook page. Police say you can also leave an anonymous tip by texting the letters "PBPD" with your message to CRIMES or the number 274637.

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