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Billings Prerelease reports walkaway

Authorities are seeking the public's help
Posted at 9:17 AM, Aug 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-10 11:17:11-04

BILLINGS — Alternatives, Inc. and the Montana Department of Corrections issued a notice to the public of an offender who walked away from the Passages Women’s Program in hopes of enlisting assistance in her apprehension.

Dereka Pretty On Top, 27, walked away from the Passages Center at 9:45 p.m. Friday night.

She is 5 feet 2 inches and weighs 122 pounds.

She is Native American with black hair and brown eyes.

Pretty On Top was sentenced for Bail Jumping and Criminal Possession of Dangerous Drugs out of Yellowstone County and arrived at the Passages program July 10.

The Department of Corrections requests assistance in locating the offender. She should be considered dangerous as she is facing a ten year sentence for Felony Escape and should not be approached.

Information concerning her whereabouts should be reported to law enforcement immediately.