Sunday at approximately 4:41PM, the Mansfield Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to the report of a one vehicle crash on Interstate 71 near mile marker 171 northbound. The driver fled the scene and is believed to be on foot in the area. The crashed vehicle, a white 2002 GMC utility truck with Pennsylvania registration ZJP4486, is reported stolen from Skitco Iron Works in Hazle Township in Luzerne County. The vehicle was allegedly stolen and believed to be driven by Shawn R. Christy based on law enforcement intelligence.
Christy is wanted by the FBI, U.S. Marshal’s Service and U.S. Secret Service for multiple offenses. Christy is described as a white male 5-10, 150 lbs., green eyes and short brown hair. He is 26 years of age. Christy has a tattoo on his upper right arm. Christy is considered armed and dangerous.
Christy has a history of stealing vehicles and burglarizing residences. Make sure your residences and vehicles are secured. Ensure no keys are left in vehicles. Report any suspicious individuals or activity by contacting 911 or 419-756-2222.