Parole-jumper sought by Newaygo Co Sheriff

Posted at 6:19 PM, Jun 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-03 22:48:04-04

NEWAYGO CO, Mich. — Authorities are looking for a Morley man for jumping parole and 4 other warrants in Kent and Newyago Counties. He has ties to both Muskegon and Newaygo County.

Anthony “Tony” Thomas Schafer is known by several aliases; Alex Scott Gilstrap, Anthona Thonas Schafer, Anthony Schafer Jr, as well as Anthony Thomas Schafer II, and has several tattoos including a Playboy Bunny on his lower left stomach, with more on his back, groin, and most of his upper body.

Schafer is 5’9″, approximately 180 lbs with blonde hair and blue eyes.

Active warrants for Schafer’s arrest include incidents of assault/resistance and possession of a controlled substance. Each charge carries sentences between 1 to 12 years.

If anyone knows the whereabouts of 32 year-old Schafer, please call Newaygo County Central Dispatch at 231-689-5288 or Silent Observer at 231-652-1121.