Etowah County Sheriff's Office are looking for a wanted fugitive

The Etowah County Drug Task Force is looking for a wanted fugitive in connection to drug trafficking. Malcolm Muhammad Fomby is wanted for trafficking in controlled substances. A warrant for his arrest was issued on January 24, 2013.

Fomby is a 40 year-old black male, five feet nine inches tall and weighs approximately 200 pounds. The warrant results from the seizure of more than three pounds of cocaine and two pistols from his residence located at 501 Milton Street, Gadsden. Fomby was not home during the time the drug seizure took place. Drug agents were acting with a valid search warrant.

Fomby has prior drug convictions and is believed to be in the Birmingham area.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts can contact the Etowah County Drug Task Force at 256-549-5465, the Etowah County Sheriff's Office at 256-546-2825 or the US Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force at 205-876-1200.