Update: Mr. Seyoum has been located and is in custody.
July 7, 2021
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield County Police are seeking a wanted man.
Police said Dawit S. Seyoum, 36, was last seen at Gateway Homes in the 11900 block of Reedy Branch Road at about 7:30 a.m. on July 6. Staff at Gateway Homes, where Seyoum lives and is court-ordered to remain, realized he was missing at about 9:30 a.m. on July 6. Chesterfield Police were called shortly before 12 p.m. on July 6. Authorities in Alexandria, Va., have issued a warrant for Seyoum's arrest for violating a condition of his release.
Seyoum is described as a Black male, about 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighing about 160 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes. He may have a three-wheeled scooter with him.
Anyone with information on Seyoum's whereabouts is urged to contact the Chesterfield County Police Department's Fugitive Section at 804-590-7740, their local law enforcement agency, or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.
Photos of Mr. Seyoum are at right and below.