Wanted man flees scene of an accident; authorities still searching

Joseph Wyatt is wanted for avoiding parole on a previous charge and fleeing the scene of an accident.

The Callaway County Sheriff's Office is looking for 24-year-old Jospeh Wyatt. Wyatt has avoided his parole and is wanted on a previous charge of burlary. He may be in the Auxvasse or Mexico area.

Wyatt is believed to have been the passenger in a vehicle that crashed on US Highway 54 near North Callaway High School this morning at approximately 12:30 AM. Wyatt fled the scene before deputies and troopers arrived. Wyatt later posted on his facebook page that he was in a car wreck in which the vehicle rolled three times and he ran.

Wyatt also posted pictured of himself holding a pistol and may be armed.

Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Wyatt is asked to contact the Callaway County Sheriff's Office or your local law enforcement agency. Anonymous tips can be made through Crimestoppers or the Callaway County Sheriff's Office Website