Authorities in Edgecombe County are on the lookout for a federal fugitive.
Edgecombe County deputies responded Friday to a break-in report in the Conetoe area and identified Christopher Deon Powell, 28, as a suspect.
Investigators at the Sheriff’s Office later determind that Powell also is wanted by the U.S. Marshall Service on federal charges. Powell has been spotted in the Conetoe area and remains at large.
Anyone who may have any information on Powell’s whereabouts is asked to call the Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office at 252-641-7911.