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Eastern Iowa Authorities Search for Convicted Felon
INDEPENDENCE, Iowa – Officials are searching for a convicted felon that failed to surrender himself to the Buchanan County Sheriff on Friday.
Randy D. Funk, 55, was convicted of three counts of distribution of a controlled substance to a minor and sentenced to three 25-year prison terms on January 15. Funk was supposed to begin his prison sentence at noon on Friday, but didn't show up and remains at large, authorities said.
Anyone who sees Funk is asked not to approach or to communicate with him, but to contact the 24-hour Buchanan County Communications Center at (319) 334-2567 or dial 911.