By Logan Lawson
As of Monday evening, June 13, the search for escapee Timothy Clausen continues.
According to a press release from the Nebraska State Patrol, Clausen, 52, is one of two inmates who escaped Friday, June 10, from the Lincoln Correctional Center. The other escapee, Armon Dixon, 37, was captured just after 2 p.m., Saturday in northeast Lincoln.
Based on investigative leads law enforcement officers from multiple jurisdictions continue to focus their search for Clausen in and around the Omaha metro area, with an emphasis on the northeast portion of the city.
Clausen is described as an African-American male, 5’8”, 160 lbs. with brown hair and brown eyes. He does not have any distinguishing marks or tattoos and could be wearing his hair in cornrows or pulled back.
Clausen is considered dangerous and citizens are asked to remain vigilant by being aware of their surroundings.
Residents should utilize 911 to report suspicious behavior or anyone matching the description of Clausen.
Colonel Brad Rice, Superintendent of the Nebraska State Patrol said, “Calling 911 with sightings or information enables us to alert our officers in the quickest manner possible.”
Tips or information may also be called into the Nebraska State Patrol Highway Helpline at *55 from any cellphone, Omaha Crimestoppers at 402-444-7876, Lincoln Crimestoppers at 402-475-3600 and the Nebraska Statewide Crime Stoppers at 1-800-422-1494. Providing information through any of the Crime Stoppers numbers can be done anonymously and could result in a cash reward.