Police Search for Wanted Man

CunninghamROSEBURG, Ore. — A 30 year old man wanted on numerous felony and misdemeanor warrants out of Jackson, Douglas, and Lane counties was spotted near Roseburg yesterday.

Oregon State Police and the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office are¬†now¬†asking for the public’s help to find Hiram Samuel Cunningham of Sutherlin, considered dangerous.

Yesterday, they say he escaped police west of the Roseburg area after police recognized him driving a 2008 Chevrolet Impala four door with two other occupants.

Two passengers were later found and both people from Fossil were wanted on felony warrants out Wheeler County.

Cunningham is described as a white male, 6’2″, 170 pounds, with short brown hair and hazel eyes.

Police say he is known to wear disguises including a wig and reading style glasses to avoid being recognized and say he is known to carry firearms, is potentially violent, and has previously eluded arrest.

Law enforcement cautions the public to not approach Cunningham.

Contact police if you have any information.