In a release, issued on Tuesday afternoon, the Public Relations Department of the police confirmed that there is a warrant of arrest in existence for Ian Pemberton for the offences of battery on police and threatening language.
They also indicated that he is wanted for escaping lawful custody. All these are said to have been committed on 15th December, 2013.
Police are warning however that anyone who harbours or helps him in any way to evade the police commits an offence, and will be arrested and charged.
At the same time they are seeking the assistance of the public and request that anyone with any information about his whereabouts should contact the Basseterre police station at 465-2241, or the nearest police station, or, call crime stoppers at 1-800-8477.
They have also offered the following description of the escapee:
Name: Ian Pemberton
Date of birth: 26th December 1985
Place of birth: St. Kitts
Last address: Carty Alley, Newtown
Height: 5’ 7”