Central Florida Crimeline partnering with FDLE and Attorney General Bondi on reward for information on escaped inmates

For Immediate Release              

November 1, 2013
ORLANDO, Fla. – Central Florida Crimeline is joining the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and Attorney General Pam Bondi in offering up to a $20,000 reward for information related to the investigation into escaped inmates Charles Walker and Joseph Jenkins.
Anyone with information regarding Walker’s and Jenkins’ escapes is urged to contact Crimeline at (800) 423-TIPS (8477).  Calls made to Crimeline remain anonymous and tips that lead to an arrest involving this case could be eligible for a reward of up to $20,000.

There are three ways people can give their anonymous tips:
·         Call 1-800-423-TIPS (8477)
·         Visit the Crimeline website:
·         Text “crimeline” plus tip information to CRIMES (274637)
For Further Information Contact:
Gretl Plessinger, Samantha Andrews or Steve Arthur
FDLE Office of Public Information
(850) 410-7001
Chantal Hauser
(407) 269-9080

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