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Escaped Murderers from Putnam County


Putnam County Sheriff Office
Eatonton, Georgia 31024


2004 Honda Civic 4 door, GA LIC/RBJ6601, grass green in color

Subject 1:

ROWE, Donnie Russell

W/M, DOB/08-12-1973, HGT/602, WGT/150

BRO Hair, BLUE Eyes



Subject 2:


W/M, DOB/05-29-1993, HGT/600, WGT/150


At approximately 05:45AM this morning on Ga. Hwy. 16 between Eatonton and Sparta in Putnam County the above 2 subjects who were state prisoners overpowered two Georgia State Correctional Officers who were driving a transport bus. They then disarmed them and one of the subjects shot and killed both guards. They then carjacked the above described and fled west toward Eatonton.  Both subjects are now armed with the officers’ .40 caliber Glock pistols.

Any contact with the vehicle or either subjects please hold and notify the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office


Howard R. Sills, Sheriff



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