The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is on the lookout for Anthony Dowell II.
Dowell is wanted by the U.S. Marshals and the Shaker Heights Police Department for attempted murder. According to a press release from the task force, Dowell shot — and nearly killed — a friend after a fight over a dice game in October. The friend boarded an RTA bus and got away.
Dowell, 30, is about 5 feet, 11 inches tall and 170 pounds. He’s thought to be hiding in the Cleveland area, and he used to live near the 1000 block of Roanoke Road in Cleveland Heights.
Individuals can call the task force with information at 1-866-4WANTED or text a tip to 847411 (tip411), keyword WANTED. Tips can stay anonymous, and there is a reward available.