Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Accused killer escapes from Missouri jail

Daniel Campbell
Several Police Agencies in Missouri are currently searching for Daniel Campbell who escaped from jail on Monday evening.

He apparently escaped  when a door was left open while some construction work was being done in the the Texas County Jail which is located in Houston, Missouri ( Southern Missouri) 

Mr. Campbell was using a telephone when he noticed the door was open and made a escape wearing only a orange and white jail uniform and no shoes at the time.

Daniel Campbell may have stolen a vehicle about 8:30. It's a 1997 black Dodge extended cab pickup with a red camper shell that was parked near the Big Piney Sportsmen's Club. The owner told officers that a deer rifle was inside.

According to Court Documents found online Mr. Campbell is charged with first-degree murder for the death of Billy Bishop II, 38, and first-degree assault for injuries to William Dumboski, 55. 

If you see Mr. Campbell please call 911 or the Texas County Sheriff's Office at 417-967-4165 and do not make contact with him as he could be considered armed and dangerous.


Houston Missouri is the County Seat of Texas County with a population of 2,081