On Wednesday morning, March 2, 2016, just before 6:00 a.m., Rafael Arnez McCloud, 34 years of age, escaped from the Warren County Jail. McCloud is 5’6 tall and weighs approximately 165 pounds. McCloud was charged in the rape and capital murder of Mrs. Sharen Wilson which occurred on June 28, 2015.
The Vicksburg Police Department is advising all citizens in the community to be alert at all times. For your safety, make sure that your home and vehicles are secure. Remove any weapons from your vehicle into your home for safekeeping. Also, when arriving home, if you notice that your home has been burglarized, Do Not Enter! Call 911 immediately.
We have several agencies working diligently to help locate Rafael McCloud. Currently the Warren County Sheriff’s Office, U.S. Marshall Service, Mississippi Bureau of Investigations, Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, and Mississippi Department of Wildlife & Fisheries are assisting in the location and capture of McCloud.
If you see a suspicious person, dial 911.
Rafael Arnez McCloud is considered armed and dangerous.