Michael McDonald: Escaped inmate, high-violent gang member — wanted in King County


Michael McDonald – a.k.a. ‘Priest’ and ‘Mac-Dee’ — is a high-violent gang member who recently took off from work release.

He’s serving time for multiple drug convictions and has a huge rap sheet. “McDonald’s criminal history dates back all the way to his juvenile days. He has assaults, Assault 2, robbery, Taking Motor Vehicle, drug possession,” says Department of Corrections Ofc. Emily Isaacs. “This is an individual who not only has escaped from our work release, he’s now on the run. We need your help to find him and get him in custody, now.”

He’s got a ton of fake names to go with his two street names, including:

  •  ‘John’
  • ‘Jawward’
  • ‘Jawood’
  • ‘Sedric’

McDonald is 6’1” and weighs around 220 pounds.

If you know where he’s hiding, call an anonymous tip into: CRIME STOPPERS: 1-800-222-TIPS