Captured: Samuel Anthony Rowland


Name - Samuel Anthony Rowland

Charges - Possession of an illegal weapon, possession of methamphetamine with three strikes from 1996 hate crimes, criminal threats, and association with a gang

Suspect Information
AKAS - Sam Rowland
DOB - May 13, 1978
Sex - Male
Race - White
Height - 6'4"
Weight - 210 lbs.
Hair - Brown
Eyes - Brown
Distinguishing Features - None

Court Case #: 05CF0046
Police Report #: CHPF 746-550-04
Warrant #: 02875786
Bail: $1 million

Facts of the Case: The defendant was in a Santa Ana motel with four other individuals when he was arrested for possessing a firearm and methamphetamines.

Circumstances of Disappearance/Last Seen: Rowland attended court proceedings, but fled when he found out that he was facing three strikes and an increase in bail to $1 million.

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