Felon who escaped Tarpon Springs work camp in custody

Pasco County

UPDATE: Tyler McFarlane has been located and has been arrested.

TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. (WFLA) — Multiple law enforcement agencies are looking for an escaped felon from a Florida Department of Corrections work camp in Tarpon Springs.

The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said that Tyler McFarlane, 23, escaped from the camp Monday morning and fled into the Holiday area of Pasco County on foot. He is said to possibly be wearing a FDOC uniform, blue shirt, and blue pants, but he could have changed his clothes.

McFarlane’s criminal history includes armed burglary and grand theft.

Authorities say if you see him, do not approach the criminal. Call 911 instead.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

get the app

News App

Weather App

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss