Warrant Wednesday July 5, 2017

Wapello County has over 500 active warrants. Warrant Wednesday’s are designed to help law enforcement locate wanted persons, with the public’s help. Do NOT attempt to apprehend these individuals.  Instead, call the Ottumwa Police Department at (641) 683-0661 or Wapello County Sheriff’s Department at (641) 684-4350 if you have any information on their whereabouts. Your tips can be made anonymously.


Name: Anthony Smith

DOB: 12/07/1997

Warrant Issued: 06/27/2017

Warrant Details: Controlled Substance Violation


Name: James Benjamin Stamps

DOB: 10/27/1993

Warrant Issued: 01/15/2015

Warrant Details: Warrant #1-Failure to Appear for Show Cause on 2 Counts of Domestic Abuse, Warrant #2-Failure to Appear for Show Cause on Domestic Abuse


Name: Matthew John Sumpter

DOB: 01/17/1982

Warrant Issued: 06/15/2017

Warrant Details: Failure to Appear on Driving While Barred