Featured Fugitives: Romalle Laird & Octavia Mitchell

Posted at 10:00 PM, Apr 18, 2015
and last updated 2015-04-18 22:00:46-04

GRAND RAPIDS - The U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force is looking for tips to help track down a pair of parole absconders wanted out of the Grand Rapids/Kent County area.

33-year-old Romalle Lee Laird is wanted after a parole violation back in December 2014.

He's 6'0", 204 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Laird also goes by the name 'Romell Brown', and has tattoos on his lower right arm, upper left arm and the right side of his neck.

Laird has served time behind bars for a prior drug conviction in 2010.

21-year-old Octavia Mitchell is also from the Grand Rapids area, wanted for violating her parole in February 2015.

She's 5'4", 185 pounds with black hair and brown eyes, and also has a scar near her right eye.

Mitchell served time for assault with intent to rob someone while armed, which happened in 2010.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of either Laird or Mitchell, you’re being asked to contact the U.S. Marshals at 1-877-926-8332 or the Michigan Department of Corrections tip line at 1-844-362-8477.