Man who violated parole for homicide wanted in Walla Walla

Man who violated parole for homicide wanted in Walla Walla
Shawn James McNeil ran from police in College Place on Wednesday night. (Courtesy: Walla Walla Police Department)

College Place Police, Walla Walla Police and the Walla Walla County Sheriff’s Office are looking for a paroled man who fled from police on Wednesday night.

The suspect is Shawn James McNeil, 29, who was originally on parole for homicide. He has an arrest warrant for violating his parole.

Officers identified McNeil at approximately 11 p.m. near the 1100 block of South College Avenue.

As they approached him, the suspect ran off on foot and took police on an hour-long pursuit, Sgt. Robert Benfield with the College Place Police Department said.

The suspect is still on the run and is believed to be dangerous.

Call 9-11 if you see this man or know his current location.