Armed, dangerous man sought by police in custody, Beloit police say

Armed, dangerous man sought by police in custody, Beloit police say

A man police said was armed and dangerous is in police custody Wednesday, according to an alert.

Beloit police tweeted Sunday morning that they were looking for 27-year-old Akeem M. Williams.

On Wednesday, police said Williams was in custody and the department thanked the public for their help locating him.

In an alert Tuesday, Beloit police said people in the community had been harboring and assisting Williams in evading police.

Police had said Tuesday that Williams was wanted on several felony warrants and new investigations involving firearms.

“He has shown himself to be a person who does not regard the safety of our citizens,” police said.